Farming

baling, raking, mowing, feeding, woking

The 2008 Farm Bill was extended until Sept. 30, 2013.It is important that Congress complete a new five-year farm bill this year.Farm Bureau supports a Farm Bill that saves $23 billion over the cost of continuing the current programs. With federal government debt of more than $16 trillion, made worse by an annual deficit of about $900 billion, Congress must cut the cost of federal programs. The farm bill is no exception. In fact, the Senate in early 2013 proposed to avoid budget sequestration by taking all domestic budget cuts needed to avoid the sequester (a total of $31 billion) from farm programs. By 1932, farm foreclosures had become rampant and farmers were organizing strikes and worked to prevent forced sales. O'Neal called on local Farm Bureau leaders to assert their leadership to put an end to hysteria. "Upsetting a few loads of milk and preventing farmers from hauling their produce into the markets cannot right the wrongs from which we are suffering. By June 1, 1935, a large number of packers, flour millers and cotton spinners had filed injunction suits to prevent the collection of processing taxes. In January 1936, the Supreme Court ruled the act unconstitutional.The earliest organizations of farmers began to develop in the late 1800.