Vt. US Rep. Welch to talk about farm bill hopes

5/14/2013 6:15 AM
By Associated Press

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Vermont U.S. Rep. Peter Welch is going to be talking about the farm bill that Congress will be considering in Washington.

Welch, a former member of the House Agriculture Committee, plans to discuss his priorities for the farm bill on Tuesday in Burlington.

The committee is going to begin discussing the farm bill, which will become the federal government's agriculture policy, on Wednesday.

The details of the farm bill are critical to Vermont farmers.

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