How will government shutdown affect ag programs?

The federal government shutdown has left many in agriculture wondering how it might affect USDA and other ag-based federal programs. For more information about the shutdown – which went into effect Oct. 1 – and the impact it could have on agriculture, visit the following websites:

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Originally posted Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013