The farm bill Conference Committee has the opportunity to move forward important changes to Whole-Farm Revenue Protection (WFRP) crop insurance present in both the House and Senate versions of the farm bill.
Greater support for local and regional food systems development is sorely needed to keep pace with growing consumer demand. Ask your legislator to support the Local Agriculture Market Program (LAMP), and include it in the final version of the Farm Bill.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESenate Agriculture Committee’s Draft Farm Bill is a Hopeful Step RAFI Continues to Advocate for Changes During Markup MEDIA CONTACT: Scott Marlow(919) 542-1396, email@example.com PITTSBORO, N.C., June 11, […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASERep. Conaway’s Farm Bill Fails Farmers & Communities That Need It MostRAFI Urges Congress to Find Balance in Farm Bill MEDIA CONTACT: Scott Marlow(919) 542-1396, firstname.lastname@example.org PITTSBORO, […]
After several budget extensions, known as a Continuing Resolution or CR, Congress has agreed on a spending bill to fund the government in 2016, avoiding another government shutdown. The big news: NO GIPSA RIDER.