The current farm safety net is full of misaligned incentives that are costly for taxpayers and lead to overproduction, which damages the environment while hurting our ability to open foreign markets for more American products. By making smart policy choices today that responsibly curb agriculture subsidies, we can begin to rectify our fiscal outlook, improve water quality and the environment more broadly and reach closed, foreign markets.
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- “Modern Day Agricultural Policy Must Include Meaningful Cuts to Domestic Subsidies”: https://www.rstreet.org/2020/07/28/modern-day-agricultural-policy-must-include-meaningful-cuts-to-domestic-subsidies/
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