SD Ag leaders, Senator Thune discuss Farm Bill

- Leaders from several South Dakota ag commodity groups met with U.S. Sen. John Thune and his senior advisor Lynn Tjeerdsma in Sioux Falls on Tuesday to discuss the upcoming 2012 Farm Bill. “We want to find out what people want to see in the bill – what’s working and what’s not,” said Thune. The biggest […]

Insuring America’s Food Supply

- Maintaining America’s food supply and capacity is the ultimate goal of the Farm Bill. Meeting the growing demands for food in the United States and around the world is absolutely critical as the global population continues to grow by 200,000 people per day. To meet these needs, we need to ensure that our farming operations […]