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    Dairy Provision in New Farm Bill May Prove Costly

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     by Fran O'Leary
     on March 11, 2014

    After four years of hearings, lots of handwringing and closed-door meetings, a new five-year farm bill has finally been signed into law.  How does the new farm bill impact dairy farmers? The farm bill replaces the Milk Income Loss Contract and Dairy Price Support programs with a new Margin Protection Program. National  Milk  Producers  Federation put  together  a  summary  of  the  farm bill  dairy  provisions. The Margin Protection…

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