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Thune: CRP acres slashed in proposed farm bill

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TYNDALL — The Conservation Reserve Program will suffer a major hit in the new farm bill, Sen. John Thune said.

Thune, R-S.D., said CRP will likely be capped at 24 million acres enrolled nationwide at any one time, which is down from 32 million acres in the 2008 farm bill.


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