Make Our Food Safe

"Deal on small-farms exemptions helps food-safety bill's chances"

The Hill | Julian Pecquet

"Democrats and Republicans who worked together on food safety legislation have signed off on a compromise amendment protecting small farmers, making it more likely the bill could pass as early as this week.

The amendment, sponsored by Sens. Jon Tester (D-Mont.) and Kay Hagan (D-N.C.), could be rolled into the food safety bill or could be voted up or down separately..."

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