farm bill


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Noun1.farm bill - a statute that would regulate farm production and pricesfarm bill - a statute that would regulate farm production and prices
bill, measure - a statute in draft before it becomes law; "they held a public hearing on the bill"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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One year after first unveiling his vision for a path to long-term prosperity for Pennsylvania agriculture, Governor Tom Wolf today returned to Ag Progress Days to celebrate the passing of his historic PA Farm Bill. Signed into law in July, the PA Farm Bill will make $23.1 million in strategic investments into the agriculture industry to grow opportunities and resources, remove barriers to entry, and cultivate future generations of leaders within agriculture.
Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) today released this statement after the House passed the 2018 farm bill. This will be the second farm bill Davis has delivered for 13th District farmers.
WASHINGTON - The Farm Bill, one of the most important pieces of federal legislation to millions of Texans, successfully made its way through both chambers of Congress this week and awaits the signature of President Donald Trump.
20 letter, APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD, called on leaders of House and Senate agriculture committees to reject language in the House version of the farm bill that would would impose "draconian" work requirements on many SNAP participants.
Senate passed (86-11) a Farm Bill that continues subsidies for farmers along with the federal crop insurance and food stamp programs for five years.
But before we get into the weeds of the many issues, let's take a look at why we even have a Farm Bill. During the heart of the depression, President Franklin Roosevelt signed the first Farm Bill (known as the Agriculture Adjustment Act) into law in 1933 as part of his New Deal.
food system--of which the farm bill is an integral part--is what makes reform so wicked and is why systems thinking offers a promising solution.
Senators from upper Midwest states prone to spring flooding are urging USDA to ensure a program created by the new farm bill will provide subsidies when they are unable to plant a crop.
Forestry is the focus of Title VIII of the Farm Bill.
For decades, hunger has been addressed in a bipartisan fashion through legislation authorized every five to seven years and known as the Farm Bill. The Farm Bill has been one of our nation's strongest defenses against hunger and poverty while benefiting farming and rural economies.
The farm bill is an omnibus, multi-year piece of authorizing
Five standing or permanent disaster programs were established by the 2008 Farm Bill but were only funded through the end of 2011.

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