Franken: New farm bill should address dairy struggles | Republican Eagle

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FARMINGTON — U.S. Sen. Al Franken ranked dairy farmers‘ struggles among his top priorities for a new federal farm bill

Franken, a Democrat, met Tuesday with Minnesota Farmers Union members from six southeastern Minnesota counties to discuss priorities for a new federal farm bill. The current bill, enacted in 2014, will expire next year. “The biggest takeaway is that we have an urgent situation for our dairy farmers here that needs to be addressed as quickly as possible,” Franken said

Source: Franken: New farm bill should address dairy struggles | Republican Eagle

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