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Indiana Senator Mike Braun Pushes for More Spending on Agricultural Research and Development | New

LEESBURG — Indiana Sen. Mike Braun said increasing public spending on agricultural research should be a top priority for the federal government as congressional lawmakers craft their continued response to food security concerns.

The Republican senator met with agriculture industry leaders, including from Bayer and Purdue University, at a roundtable Tuesday at Tom Farms in Leesburg, a rural farming community just north of Warsaw.