Rep. Courtney to tour eastern Conn. farms

Aug 26th, 2013 | By | Category: General

U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney is touring eastern Connecticut farms to raise awareness about the challenges facing local farmers, including rising energy costs.

The Democratic congressman is visiting farms in North Grosvenordale, Hampton and Canterbury on Friday. The tour comes as members of Congress have failed to reach a compromise on reauthorizing the Farm Bill, major legislation that addresses the needs of the agricultural industry.

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  1. Bud McAllister says:

    Think Rural Lands Coalition

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