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Sequester and Beyond - What It Means for Food and Agriculture


US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, sequestration, food and ag, discretionary programs, budget, economy, americans, money )

Nancy
- 417 days ago - sustainableagriculture.net
Sequestration will require cuts of about 12 percent in the remaining seven months of the fiscal year on all discretionary programs. Those cuts come on top of the roughly eight percent cut for this year's discretionary spending that Congress approved in



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Suheyla C. (229)
Saturday March 2, 2013, 6:07 pm
Thanks Nancy
 

Judy C. (106)
Saturday March 2, 2013, 7:46 pm
Thanks for this very informative article, Nancy.
 

Marcia Singer (1)
Sunday March 3, 2013, 8:35 am
It's been so difficult to figure out what this 'sequester' actually means. Thank you for this informative article.
 

Michael Kirkby (82)
Sunday March 3, 2013, 12:05 pm
Noted & posted.
 

Elizabeth M. (64)
Sunday March 3, 2013, 2:55 pm
Noted. Thanks for the informative article Nancy. I am hoping that agriculture will not suffer the hot dry weather like last year, it certainly doesn't help any.
 

Zee Kallah (40)
Sunday March 3, 2013, 9:31 pm
Thanks for the information.
 

Maria S. (103)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 5:45 am
Noted. Thanks Nancy for the informative article.
 
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