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News from the Hardwood Federation: Farm Bill Passes!

On Tuesday, February 4, the Senate approved the 2014 Farm Bill on a 68-32 vote. This follows House approval last week by a 251-166 vote. President Obama is expected to sign the measure. The bill is a considerable victory on a number of fronts for the hardwood forest products industry. Among other directives, the legislation provides the following: Full funding for vital export programs through the Market Access and Foreign Market Development programs;  Stronger domestic market... Read More
Posted by David George at Thursday, February 6, 2014 | 0 comments
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