Farm Bill Webinars Continue The Agricultural Act of 2014 is now law, but what exactly does that mean for conservation? American Farmland Trust and the National Association of Conservation Districts, along with other conservation and agricultural partners, are hosting a series of webinars to explore different aspects of conservation programs in the new law.
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Upcoming Webinars on RCPP and Conservation Compliance American Farmland Trust and the National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) are continuing to offer a series of free Farm Bill conservation program webinars. Registration is free but space is limited, so be sure to register today.
Register for Free Farm Bill Webinars American Farmland Trust and the National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD), with our conservation partners, are offering a series of free Farm Bill webinars. The first webinar was held Wednesday, February 19 to provide an overview of conservation programs.
American Farmland Trust Offering Free Farm Bill Webinars The Agricultural Act of 2014 is now law, so what exactly does that mean for farmland conservation? Register today for free webinars that will begin exploring changes made to conservation programs. American Farmland Trust is offering the free webinars in partnership with the National Association of Conservation […]
President Signs Agricultural Act of 2014 In a special signing ceremony on the campus of Michigan State University, President Obama today signed the Agricultural Act of 2014 into law. During the signing ceremony, the President highlighted the importance of the new agricultural bill, saying, “This Farm Bill includes support to help farmers so they don’t […]
Congress Passes Agricultural Act of 2014 Today the United States Senate passed the Agricultural Act of 2014, also known as the Farm Bill, by a strong bipartisan vote of 68 to 32. The bill is now cleared to send to the White House for the President to sign which he is expected to do. American […]
House Passes Farm Bill, Senate To Vote Tuesday In the midst of a week marked by the President’s State of the Union Address, the Grammy Awards and the Super Bowl, add to the excitement the release of the Agricultural Act of 2014, also known as the Farm Bill. In case you are just tuning in, […]
Farm bill negotiators released late yesterday the final agreement on the Farm Bill, called the Agricultural Act of 2014. American Farmland Trust is calling for swift support of this important legislation. The Agricultural Act provides many priorities that American Farmland Trust has championed, and American Farmland Trust’s board of directors approved a resolution supporting the […]
Congress Rushing to Pass Farm Bill Before End of January With one week of legislative session remaining before the end of the month, Congressional negotiators are working to have a final Farm Bill ready for votes by early next week. While dairy policy and payment limits have largely held up final consideration of the bill, […]
Dairy Dispute Resolved, Farm Bill Votes Expected By End of January In another turbulent week for the Farm Bill when negotiations stood still over the future of U.S. dairy policy, it appears a compromise has been reached and final votes could occur by the end of January. At issue had been provisions for market stabilization […]