"I think the five-year farm bill is very good for Missouri's farming families who can now go to the banker and talk about what they'd like to do over the next five years with some sense of safety net they have if the weather and other things go wrong."
According to Senator Blunt's office, more than 1400 counties in 33 states were disaster areas due to the 2012 drought. Many are still struggling to rebuild their herds today.
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