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The National Farmers Union President Roger Johnson issued a statement today after the House of Representatives passed a rule that would re link farm programs and nutrition programs. 


Johnson stated that extending the 2008 Farm Bill again is not an adequate solution. He also said that even though it's obvious there won't be a completed farm bill by its expiration on Sept. 30th, he's still urging House leadership to appoint conferees so that the process of conferencing the Senate and House versions of the bill can begin right away.

 

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