Farm Bill

farmbill-pageintro

2014 Farm Bill

Here is a link to a good summary of the program by Tim Kelleher: Farm Bill Summary (pdf)

Grower Tools

Here is a link to a PLC and ARC payment calculator developed by Tim Kelleher for the California Rice Commission.

Kelleher Tool

Farm Bill Stories

Agriculture Committees of Congress begin crafting a new Farm Bill

Agriculture Committees of Congress begin crafting a new Farm Bill

We know that farming communities get an early start to each day. Getting an early start to the next Farm Bill matches this spirit of early to rise. It also shows how moving an omnibus piece of legislation like a Farm Bill through Congress is increasingly harder. Leadership of the House and Senate Agriculture Committees kick-started the legislative process in late February with hearings to receive input from growers across the country. READ MORE