Pennsylvania – Our local 5th district congressman Glenn GT Thompson will be serving on a committee that hopes to resolve differences between the House and Senate farm bills.

The farm bill would provide funding for research into organic farming and conservation efforts, streamline how produce can be donated to food pantries and senior centers, but could also change the requirements for SNAP food assistance eligibility.

Stay updated with what’s happening with the PA Farm Bill and what it would do:

PA House Farm Bill website with the full bill and quick fact sheets

PA Senator Bob Casey’s agriculture section of his website

PA Nutrition Education Network website for more info about the bill

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