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: FarmPolicyFacts

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: FarmPolicyFacts

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: FarmPolicyFacts

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: FarmPolicyFacts

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: FarmPolicyFacts

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: FarmPolicyFacts

Caught in the Middle

WASHINGTON (Oct 2, 2008)—In terms of farm policy, producers are in limbo right now, caught somewhere in...

posted on: Oct 2, 2008 | author: FarmPolicyFacts

Farm Bill Breakdown: Energy Title

WASHINGTON (Sep 12, 2008)—The “farm bill” might sound like a piece of legislation that deals...

posted on: Sep 12, 2008 | author: FarmPolicyFacts

Federal Cotton Program Works, Expenditures Declining

MEMPHIS – Criticisms of U.S. cotton farm programs are unwarranted. The truth: U.S. farm programs have operated as...

posted on: Jul 10, 2008 | author: FarmPolicyFacts

Déjà Vu All Over Again

WASHINGTON (June 27, 2008)—If it seems like Congress was voting on the farm bill every time you turned...

posted on: Jun 27, 2008 | author: FarmPolicyFacts

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