Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Tags Posts tagged with "Farm Bill"

Tag: Farm Bill

If put in charge, would Republicans really cut crop insurance, gut CRP and eliminate dairy and sugar programs or is their Blueprint more baloney than beef?

Several years of turmoil for agriculture are shaping priorities for the 2023 Farm Bill for farm groups, and for legislators, as events have strained food and farming systems.

Advocates for issues like more sustainable food systems, better policies against systemic racism and climate-smart practices in agriculture have an opportunity to be heard as legislators begin work on the 2023 farm bill, said speakers at the Ohio Ecological Food and Farming Association’s conference Feb. 12.

Alan Guebert breaks down the expected amount to be paid to farmers by the government due to a poor planting season caused by bad weather.

The House Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee approved a series of bills related to Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf's "Pennsylvania Farm Bill" June 5.

The USDA announces February income triggers second payment in June through Dairy Margin Coverage program.

For the Conservation Stewardship Program, NRCS now enrolls eligible, high-ranking applications based on dollars rather than acres. Also, higher payment rates are now available for cover crops and crop rotations.

President Trump told the Farm Bureau that building a wall along the U.S. southern border is a matter of national security.

Alan Guebert believes the key to a better year in 2019, is to not swing at wild pitches, like "easy" trade wars and tried-and-failing farm programs.

The farm bill conference committee released its final report, and awaits a vote by both the U.S. House and Senate.