Senator Vogel’s Farming Legacy Bill Signed into Law

Listen Senator Elder Vogel’s “farming legacy” bill, a key measure to help promote and support Pennsylvania’s agriculture industry into the future, was signed into law by the Governor on Tuesday (July 2). Senator Vogel’s measure, Senate Bill 478 (Act 65 of 2019),...

New Measures to Support Pennsylvania Farmers Signed into Law

See all the Farming First bills here. HARRISBURG – A broad package of bills to support Pennsylvania agriculture and encourage new generations of farmers to continue the state’s rich farming heritage were signed by the Governor, including several measures introduced...

Senate Passes “Farming First” Bills to Support PA Agriculture

HARRISBURG – In recognition of the tremendous contributions of Pennsylvania’s agriculture community to the state’s economy and heritage, the Senate passed five bills today to ensure farming operations remain an important part of the state’s future. The bills in the...

Wednesday: Senators to Outline Details of “Farming First” Package

Watch Live Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee Chair Elder Vogel (R-47) and Senate Republicans will hold a Capitol news conference at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8, to discuss Senate passage of the “Farming First” legislative package. The event will be...

Finance Committee Advances Farmer “Legacy” Tax Credit Measure

    The Senate Finance Committee today (May 1) approved a measure that will encourage existing farmers and landowners to help beginning farmers get started in the business, according to Committee Chairman Scott Hutchinson. Senate Bill 478, a measure...