Category: Farm Bill

Deadline extended for multiple FSA farm programs

On December 22, 2018, federal funding expired which caused many federal offices to close.  FSA County Offices remained open through December 28, 2018. On January 22, 2019, USDA announced that FSA offices nationwide would reopen to provide additional administrative services to farmers and ranchers during the lapse in […]

2018 Farm Bill Breakdown: EQIP – NACD

Now that President Donald Trump has signed the 2018 Farm Bill into law, NACD’s Government Affairs Team will be releasing a series of blog posts to break down the bill in more detail with the expected changes folks can expect on the ground as USDA works to implement […]

NACD Statement on Farm Bill Conference Report

NACD STATEMENT ON FARM BILL CONFERENCE REPORT WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Monday, Dec. 10, House and Senate Agriculture Committee leaders released the text of the 2018 Farm Bill conference report. The National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) President Brent Van Dyke issued the following statement on the bicameral agreement: “This is […]