Agriculture has big issues on the docket in Washington. That list includes the use of farm program dollars versus conservation spending. “The administration is still pushing their 30×30 plan where they want to see 30 percent parked off over to the side into conservation initiatives,” said Jay Truitt, president, Policy Solutions. “Those things are real philosophical battles.” Other issues that will be addressed include packer ownership of animals, foreign ownership of land and crop insurance. Truitt expects all of these issues to be addressed within the context of the farm bill.
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