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

Our View: Common-Sense Lessons for Critics of American Agriculture

The critics of farm policy are so desperate to be relevant in a town bent on reform that they continue to gin up...

Our View: Common-Sense Lessons for Critics of American Agriculture
posted on: Feb 11, 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

Farmers Wait and Wait and Wait Some More for Farm Law Direction

WASHINGTON (June 30, 2009)—Ideally, implementing rules provide a clear-cut “yes” or “no”...

Farmers Wait and Wait and Wait Some More for Farm Law Direction
posted on: Jun 30, 2009 | author: Farm Policy Facts

Farmers to Appropriators: Don’t Touch Farm Bill

WASHINGTON (Jun 08, 2009)—Members of the agricultural community have a money message for Congress – don’t pull...

Farmers to Appropriators: Don’t Touch Farm Bill
posted on: Jun 8, 2009 | author: Farm Policy Facts

New Pay Limit Rules Creating Confusion, Chaos

WASHINGTON (Feb 18, 2009)—Although farm families across the country were put on notice last summer that strict new...

New Pay Limit Rules Creating Confusion, Chaos
posted on: Feb 18, 2009 | author: Farm Policy Facts

Farmers to USDA: Implement Farm Bill Now

WASHINGTON (Dec 10, 2008)—Major farm organizations sent Agriculture Secretary Ed Schafer a letter yesterday...

Farmers to USDA: Implement Farm Bill Now
posted on: Dec 10, 2008 | author: Farm Policy Facts

Senate Ag Leaders Weigh In On Doha

Committee Letter to President Bush Twenty-two United States Senators from farm states sent President Bush a letter on...

Senate Ag Leaders Weigh In On Doha
posted on: Dec 9, 2008 | author: Farm Policy Facts

Farm Bill Breakdown: TITLE VI – Rural Development

WASHINGTON (Nov 3, 2008)—Since 1973, farm bills have included a Rural Development Title. The 2008 farm bill builds...

Farm Bill Breakdown: TITLE VI – Rural Development
posted on: Nov 3, 2008 | author: Farm Policy Facts

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