Farmers Fired Up Over Farm Bill Hold

The House Speaker’s announcement of suspended work on Farm Bill 2012 leave farmers uncertain about the future of their operations.

Grants Could Take Hit from Farm Bill 2012

Despite millions of dollars in grant awards helping small-scale and sustainable farmers, two major funding programs risk cuts from Congress’ Farm Bill decision this month.

Farm Bill 2012: House Vs. Senate

The House’s version of Farm Bill 2012 suggests even more cuts to programs that are valuable to sustainable and small-scale farmers than the Senate’s version.

Conservation Key to Farm Bill, Poll Shows

Midwest farmers rank conservation programs and environmental stewardship as top priorities in the 2012 Farm Bill, according to a National Farmers Union poll.