Wednesday, May 15, 2013 6:33AM CDT
Following a speech to members of the Organic Trade Association, Senate Ag Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow said Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid would introduce a motion to proceed on the farm bill as early as Wednesday. Debate on the bill could begin early next week.
Friday, May 10, 2013 6:33AM CDT
For sentimental or practical reasons, some owners want their farmland to stay in family hands for generations to come. Sharing family stories builds commitment, but buy-sell agreements can impose disincentives to liquidate.