In: Commodity Programs
Senators Express Concern over USDA Loan Cuts
- October 22, 2013
Posted October 22, 2013 Fourteen senators have expressed concern over a cut to USDA’s Marketing Assistance Loan Program, according to...
Farm Bill: Twenty Senators Do Not Support Extension with Direct Payments
- October 3, 2013
Posted October 3, 2013 Twenty senators including Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) wrote a letter to...
Business Groups: Farm Bill May Violate Trade Rules
- September 23, 2013
Posted September 23, 2013 U.S. business groups recently said both the House and Senate versions of the farm bill may...
Vilsack Says Farm Bill Limbo Risks WTO Sanctions
- August 8, 2013
Posted: August 8, 2013 Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack, announced that without a new farm bill, the United States will stop...
USDA Announces Feedstock Flexibility Program Final Rule
- July 26, 2013
Posted: July 26, 2013 The USDA Farm Service Agency has announced the Feedstock Flexibility Program (FFP) final rule, which will be published...
Upcoming: American Agricultural Law Association Annual Meeting
- July 24, 2013
Posted: July 24, 2013 The 34th Annual Conference of the American Agricultural Law Association will be held October 31 – November 2, 2013 at the Concourse...
Upcoming: 34th Annual Meeting of the American Agricultural Law Association
- July 1, 2013
Posted: July 1, 2013 The 34th Annual Conference of the American Agricultural Law Association will be held October 31 – November 2, 2013 at the Concourse...
Senate Majority Leader Reid: Temporary Extension of Farm Bill Not Going To Happen
- June 24, 2013
Posted: June 24, 2013 In the wake of last week’s stunning rejection of the farm bill in the U.S. House of...
Eighth Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Producers’ Lawsuit Claiming that USDA Improperly Calculated Farmers’ SURE Payments
- June 6, 2013
Posted: June 6, 2013 In Bartlett v. United States Dep’t of Agric., No. 12-3087,2013 WL 2420501 (8thCir. June 5, 2013), the...
Senate Ag Committee to Mark-Up 2013 Farm Bill on May 14
- May 7, 2013
Senator Debbie Stabenow, Chairwoman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, will convene a meeting of the full...
Chairwoman Stabenow Issues Statement Regarding Sequestration and Elimination of Direct Payment Subsidies
- February 14, 2013
Senator Debbie Stabenow, Chairwoman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, issued the following statement today regarding...
Chairman Lucas Affirms Direct Payments Will Remain in Place Under 2008 Farm Bill Extension
- January 17, 2013
USA Rice Daily reports that House Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank Lucas, Republican of Oklahoma, has affirmed in a written statement that...
Nov 6: Center Hosting Meeting for Producers in Stuttgart, Arkansas
- October 12, 2012
The National Agricultural Law Center will host a producer meeting in Stuttgart, Arkansas on November 6. The presentations will begin at 10 a.m....
Center Hosting Ag Law Workshop for Producers in Northeast Louisiana
- October 5, 2012
The National Agricultural Law Center will host a producer workshop in Delhi, Louisiana on October 23. The...
Chairwoman Stabenow to Host Farm Bill Reform Teleconference
- June 1, 2012
On Monday, June 4 at 2:15 EST, Senator Debbie Stabenow will host a press teleconference to discuss the Agriculture Reform, Food...
Farm Groups Seek Farm Bill in House That Differs from Senate Version
- May 18, 2012
As the U.S. House of Representatives continues to undertake consideration of the 2012 Farm Bill, it is clear that many producer...