Farm Bill Update

The 2014 farm bill will expire on Sunday.  Latest reports indicate that none of the 12 titles of the farm bill have been resolved.  Although Conference leadership expresses their desire to finalize the farm bill in October in order to quickly approve a final agreement in November, without a final Read more…

VOL. 15; ISSUE 37

SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 In this issue: Rice Market Update: Field Yields, Quality Positive as Harvest Moves Past Halfway Point Washington Update FECARROZ Meets in Guatemala City Grow, Harvest & Gather: A Farm Celebration USRPA’s Rice Promotion Program in El Salvador Continues with Great Success

VOL. 15; ISSUE 36

SEPTEMBER 14, 2018 In this issue: Rice Market: “Buyers and Sellers Playing Tug of War” Senators Hear Administration’s Perspective on U.S. Agricultural Trade President Calls Out Democrats for Stalling Farm Bill Texas Rice Update Promotional Campaign “Elige Arroz de Louisiana” Continues with Great Success