Missouri Farm Bureau
The stakes will again be high when the House considers a $500 billion farm bill this month. House members rejected a farm bill June 20 amid divisions over food subsidies and food stamps.
Missouri Farm Bureau President Blake Hurst says the plan would have given farmers a consistent funding model for five years. Instead, that model will now be much shorter.
Missouri Farm Bureau president Blake Hurst says thieves are actually targeting those big bundles of hay that are left out in fields prior to being harvested.
A FARM-PAC spokesperson said the committee voted on the issue and “overwhelmingly” sided with Akin.
The bureau’s political action committee backed Akin over Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill by a 99 percent vote just three weeks ago.
ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–Ostracized by leaders of his own party, Todd Akin faces another rebuke — this time from small town Missouri — as the Farm Bureau reconsiders its August 10 endorsement of Akin in the Senate […]
The Farm Bureau’s Estil Fretwell says a majority of county Farm Bureau leaders want to reconsider the endorsement.
The Democratic incumbent and her Republican challenger spoke Friday to members of the political action committee for the Missouri Farm Bureau.