Broadband Development http://wamc.org en Senator Outlines Priorities For New York Farms http://wamc.org/post/senator-outlines-priorities-new-york-farms <p>As the Farm Bill moves through the Senate Agriculture Committee as early as this week, then on to full Senate consideration, U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand held a teleconference today in which she outlined her priorities for the legislation to strengthen New York State’s agriculture industry and rural communities.</p><p>Gillibrand, New York’s first member of the Senate Agriculture Committee in nearly four decades, put together a letter, signed by 32 other senators, to cut crop insurance subsidies and hold off any food stamp cuts.</p> Tue, 07 May 2013 19:43:59 +0000 Dave Lucas 64084 at http://wamc.org Senator Outlines Priorities For New York Farms