The energy programs authorized in 2002 and extended in the 2008 Farm Bill provide important new markets for agricultural producers and should be a fundamental part of any new Farm Bill.
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) today thanked Sen. Richard Lugar (R-Ind.) and Rep. Marlin Stutzman (R-Ind.) for recognizing the importance of including an energy title in the Rural Economic Farm and Ranch Sustainability and Hunger (REFRESH) Act of 2011.
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