Farm Bill http://kvpr.org en California Lawmakers Want Amendment to Farm Bill Removed http://kvpr.org/post/california-lawmakers-want-amendment-farm-bill-removed <p class="p1">An amendment to the U.S. House version of the federal Farm Bill has upset a bipartisan group of California lawmakers. As Capital Public Radio’s Amy Quinton reports, they’ve written a letter to House leaders calling for its removal.</p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 00:35:18 +0000 Amy Quinton - Capital Public Radio 25366 at http://kvpr.org California Lawmakers Want Amendment to Farm Bill Removed In Fresno, Vilsack Calls For New Approach To Wildfire Fight http://kvpr.org/post/fresno-vilsack-calls-new-approach-wildfire-fight <p>As Congress continues to debate the farm bill, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack visited the Valley Tuesday to speak with local agriculture leaders. But he also called for Washington to do more when it comes to fighting wildfires.</p><p>He told a crowd of about 200 hundred people at Fresno State that passing a farm bill is essential to the San Joaquin Valley’s ag economy.</p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 01:23:22 +0000 Ezra David Romero 24768 at http://kvpr.org In Fresno, Vilsack Calls For New Approach To Wildfire Fight