Johnson says discussions beginning on new Farm Bill (Audio)
November 16, 2020
WASHINGTON, D.C.–Following the election earlier this month, Republicans are expected to pick up a few seats on most of the U.S. House committees, including agriculture. That’s according to South Dakota Congressman Dusty Johnson.
He says there are two frontrunners to replace Collin Peterson of Minnesota as Ag Commitee chair. Peterson lost his re-election bid…
Johnson says they’re already starting discussions to put together the new Farm Bill.
Johnson doesn’t expect any major changes to the crop insurance program as part of the farm bill as He says that program is working well.