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Peterson Optimistic on Farm Bill Vote
- November 4, 2013
Posted November 4, 2013 Representative Collin Peterson (D-MN) is optimistic that the House and Senate conference committee will find a...
USDA Issues CRP, Direct Payments, and ACRE Payments
- October 29, 2013
Posted October 29, 2013 Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack, recently announced that USDA has begun distributing Conservation Reserve Program (CRP)...
Lawmakers Expect Farm Bill by End of October
- October 22, 2013
Posted October 22, 2013 U.S. Rep. Tim Walz (D-MN) and Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) are optimistic that Congress will pass...
House Names Farm Bill Conferees
- October 14, 2013
Posted October 14, 2013 On Saturday, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) named farm...
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...
Farm Bill Expires, Sen. Heitkamp to Hold Hearing
- October 1, 2013
Posted October 1, 2013 The farm bill extension, which was passed last year after Congress was unable to pass a...
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...
Rep. Kristi Noem: Congress Will Pass Farm Bill
- August 22, 2013
Posted August 22, 2013 Rep. Kristi Noem (R-SD), member of the House Agriculture Committee, says that Congress will pass a...
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...