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Hayden cattle and wheat farmer Kurt Frentress works on a tractor in his shop Saturday. Frentress says losing farm subsidies would hurt his business.

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Farm subsidy cuts not severe for Routt County

Farmers still would be affected by not receiving farm subsidies

Kurt Frentress said 20 percent of his Hayden farm’s revenue comes in the form of farm subsidies. Some of that support is on the chopping block. A House budget proposal would reduce U.S. Department of Agriculture farm subsidies by $30 billion during the next 10 years.


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