Farm Bill

Senate Passes $860B Farm Bill
Montana’s congressional delegation, and the state’s farmers and ranchers, are celebrating after the U.S. Senate gave approval to an $860 billion Farm Bill Tuesday. Versions of the bill have been under debate for weeks, but senators passed the current package on an 87-…
Tester, Daines Both Back Farm Bill
Q2 reports on a rare display of bipartisanship on Tuesday in Washington D.C. as Montana’s two U.S. Senators said the Senate version of the 2018 Farm Bill looks– so far– like good news for Montana farmers and ranchers, with funding for crop insurance and ag-research statio…
Tester Farm Bill Tour
Democratic U.S. Sen. Jon Tester has been traveling across the state hearing from Montanans about their needs, as Congress prepares to draft the next Farm Bill. KTVQ.com reports that Montana’s lone congressional Democrat visited Missoula this week on his Farm Bill listening tour...
Farm Bill Listening Session
Montana U.S. Sen. Jon Tester will begin holding listening sessions on the Farm Bill and other issues affecting Montanans in the federal government starting today in Billings.  Monday’s session, from 12:30 – 3 p.m., is scheduled for the Billings Public Library on N...