U.S. Reforms Farm Policy while Foreign Competitors Ramp Up Trade-Distorting Subsidies

The critics of U.S. farm policy should feast their eyes on a new study that puts into perspective what America’s...

U.S. Reforms Farm Policy while Foreign Competitors Ramp Up Trade-Distorting Subsidies
posted on: Feb 27, 2015 | author: Farm Policy Facts

A Taxing Budget for Farmers

Much has been made about the President’s FY2016 budget and its proposed cuts to the risk management tools on...

A Taxing Budget for Farmers
posted on: Feb 13, 2015 | author: Farm Policy Facts

ICYMI: Crop Insurance Takes the Spotlight in Two Diverse Regions of the Country

Last week, newspapers in two different and diverse regions of the country featured editorials on the importance of...

ICYMI: Crop Insurance Takes the Spotlight in Two Diverse Regions of the Country
posted on: Feb 9, 2015 | author: Farm Policy Facts

Coalition Opposes President’s Proposed Crop Insurance Cuts, Urges Legislators to Protect Farm Safety Net

On the heels of the president’s budget release that proposed harmful cuts to crop insurance, a diverse group of...

Coalition Opposes President’s Proposed Crop Insurance Cuts, Urges Legislators to Protect Farm Safety Net
posted on: Feb 5, 2015 | author: Farm Policy Facts
Thanks Kansas City Star for Giving a Voice to Farmers

Thanks Kansas City Star for Giving a Voice to Farmers

posted on: Jan 27, 2015 | author: Farm Policy Facts

The merits of having a strong farm policy, including risk management tools like crop insurance, are many times overlooked, dismissed, and even...

Our View: American Agriculture Remains a Driving Force Behind America’s Success

Our View: American Agriculture Remains a Driving Force Behind America’s Success

posted on: Jan 20, 2015 | author: Farm Policy Facts

“The farm – best home of the family, main source of national wealth, foundation of civilized society, the natural providence.” One will...

Bah Humbug: WSJ Letters Go Unpublished

Bah Humbug: WSJ Letters Go Unpublished

posted on: Jan 12, 2015 | author: Farm Policy Facts

In true Ebenezer Scrooge-like fashion, opponents of farm policy used Christmas Eve as a workday to criticize the men and women who helped put holiday...

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