A bill that would usurp states' abilities to create mandatory GMO labeling within their borders has passed the House.
The farm bill moved to conference Thursday evening with hopes that nutritional assistance would make its way into the final product.
The farm bill passed the Senate Monday with cuts to SNAP and direct payments to farmers. The bill did include subsidies for peanut and rice farmers.
After months of political gridlock, new farm legislation may be in sight.
The farm bill has made it closer to becoming law. The Senate passed it in a 2-1 vote Thursday, but the bill still has to clear the House.
As the farm bill creeps closer to being voted on, Michael Pollan releases a video urging Americans to recognize how important the legislation is to their lives.
A House budget committee voted to change who receives farm subsidies. Now, it's farmers who make $250,000 or less annually, down from $750,000.
House Republicans have begun to pass a budget that includes serious cuts to some food-related organizations.
This week has been full of ebbs and flows if you have been following the important climate bill making its way through Congress.