Dairy farm safety net dies with farm bill

Associated Press
Dairy farm safety net dies with farm bill

Farmers Sally Goodrich, right and her son, Myles, talk on their farm on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012 in Danville, Vt. Congress’ failure to act on a farm bill before the election recess has put small dairy farms in limbo. Already strapped by soaring feed and fuel costs that are putting some out of business, small farms from New England to the Midwest will no longer have a safety net that provided them a boost when milk prices fell to a certain level.(AP Photo/Toby Talbot)

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