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Randall Weiseman General, Peanuts, Specialty Crops, Vegetables

Big differences still remain between congress and the administration over the Farm Bill, and agriculture Secretary Ed Shafer says unless they get closer to a compromise by next week, a long term extension of the current farm bill is likely.

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Meanwhile, the House has finally named members for a farm bill conference committee.
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List of all the conference committee members here.

Among the members is Adam Putnam of Florida.
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