Farm Bill

Federal Farm Bill Food Stamps Cuts Hurt Ohioans, Senator Says

Jan 29, 2014

The U.S. House passed a compromise Farm bill Wednesday, which among other provisions will makes some cuts to food stamps.

Ohio Farmers Await News On Changes To Dairy Safety Net

Jan 27, 2014

This week a congressional committee is expected to come out with a compromise on the Farm Bill after months of debate. 

Portman Holds Meeting On Farm Bill

Sep 5, 2013

Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio met with farmers in the Dayton area Wednesday to talk about the pending farm bill.

Ohio Growers Monitoring Farm Bill

May 16, 2013

The U.S. House and Senate Agriculture Committees have approved separate versions of a farm bill that would cut the size of the federal food stamp program and alter the way people qualify for it.

Some Ohio farmers are hoping swift congressional action will maintain funding for various programs.