Farm Bill Conference's First Meeting

08/31/2018 - The farm bill conference committee has scheduled its first meeting for September 5. The U.S. Senate and House of Representatives each appointed members to serve on the farm bill conference committee that will reconcile differences between the House and Senate bills.

The Academy is advocating for the Senate and House to work together to advance a farm bill in a timely fashion that improves health for all Americans, especially those most at risk for experiencing food insecurity.

Read more information on the farm bill from the Academy.