Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced increased opportunity for producers as a result of the 2014 Farm Bill. A fact sheet outlining modifications to the USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) Farm Loan Programs is available here. “Our nation’s farmers and ranchers are the engine of the rural economy. These improvements to our Farm Loan Programs
President Obama on Friday signed into law an agriculture spending bill that will spread benefits to farmers in every region of the country, but not everyone is happy.
TFI applauds Congressional leaders for coming together in a bipartisan fashion to provide American farmers with the certainty and resources they need to plan for upcoming planting seasons.
Congress approves a new Farm Bill, and agriculture finally exhales.
The current Farm Bill legislation falls short in helping farmers prepare for the fundamental long-term food and agriculture challenges posed by a number of factors, according to AGree’s four co-chairs.
House and Senate agriculture leaders announced a bipartisan agreement on a five-year farm bill Monday afternoon.
There is still plenty of work to be done on major issues in Congress that could impact the crop protection industry this year.
Major challenges for ag retailers in 2014 start with questions surrounding regulatory compliance and the Farm Bill.
With just a few legislative working days remaining in 2013, the likelihood of a new farm bill is waning, leaving farmers in limbo once again.
The USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service is opening the Conservation Stewardship Program for new enrollments for federal fiscal year 2014.