Freshman Senator, Pete Ricketts wants to fight for U.S. agriculture
Discussions are underway in Washington for the next Farm Bill.
There are several new faces on Capitol taking part. One of those is the newly appointed Senator from Nebraska.
Tammi Arender is in Washington and spoke with the new legislator.
USDA Meteorologist Brad Rippey says we are heading into spring rather quickly and ahead of schedule, which could have negative implications for small grains and blooming fruit crops.