U.S. House Ag panel mulls safety net changes in farm bill amid soaring costs

Debate comes as traditional corn, soy and wheat farmers straddle both sides of inflation and economic effects from war in Ukraine

By: - June 9, 2022 4:28 pm
wheat harvest

In this 2018 file photo, Harvest Ridge Organics harvests wheat on a field near Reservoir A in Lewiston. The agricultural industry in the Lewiston area is now primarily dry-land farming, growing crops like wheat and rapeseed. (Kirsten Strough/Courtesy of the USDA)

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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 the Idaho Capital Sun.