Stallman highlights wins, buoys F.B. members for action
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Farm Bureau members faced the challenge of drought in 2012, but scored major policy victories, including permanent estate and capital gains tax changes. With a new five-year farm bill and needed reform in key areas such as fiscal, environmental, and labor policy hanging in the balance, agricultural unity will be essential in 2013, according to American Farm Bureau Federation President Bob Stallman in a Jan. 13 Farm Bureau press release. . . .
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