Farm bill season arrives: What’s the outlook for 2023?

By: - August 16, 2022 5:00 am

A worker packs a bundle of red Chile at Grajeda’s Farm in Hatch, N.M. in December 2021. (Photo by Santana Ochoa for Source NM)

WASHINGTON — Over the course of the next year, lawmakers on the U.S. House and Senate Agriculture committees will draft a new federal farm bill that will shape food, farm, conservation and nutrition programs across the country for the next five years.

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Allison Winter
Allison Winter

Allison Winter is a Washington D.C. correspondent for States Newsroom, a network of state-based nonprofit news outlets that includes Source New Mexico.