The following is a statement from Illinois Farm Bureau (IFB) President Richard Guebert, Jr., regarding the Senate’s passage today of the 2018 farm bill conference report.
“Illinois Farm Bureau is pleased to see the Senate move swiftly today to overwhelmingly pass the next farm bill. Members made more than 3,500 contacts today urging support and we appreciate ‘yes’ votes from both Sens. Durbin and Duckworth.
“Farm Bureau encourages the House to move quickly to put the bill on President Trump’s desk.”
Director of Issue Management
Illinois Farm Bureau