“Basically what it means is we are going to be dealing with a little bit less money than we did in the previous farm bill."
When asked about his field Jason Woodward said, “I enjoy working in peanuts.”
“I believe this bill would enhance the current crop insurance program for farmers as they face weather risks,” Neugebauer said.
Could government payments to farmers be in jeopardy as a result of the debt ceiling situation? Rep. Randy Neugebauer said it's hard to predict.
Rep. Randy Neugebauer says that in debt ceiling negotiations, everything will have to be looked at, including ag programs.
Steve Verett, the executive vice president of Plains Cotton Growers says, "We will get through this," referring to the drought. But he says farmers aren't the only ones who should be concerned about the lack of rain.
Congressman Randy Neugebauer defends farm subsidies because of "unlevel playing field."