Farm bill outcome affects conservation
ST. PAUL - Agreement on new federal agriculture policies still could be at least two months away, and top negotiators told a conservation group Saturday that may put increased funding for their favorite projects at risk.
Conservationists stand to benefit from billions of dollars in new and expanded programs included in the House and Senate farm bills, but officials said a final deal is nowhere in sight.
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