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Time till Farm Bill Hearings

Based on previous Farm Bill schedules, we estimate hearings will begin as early as mid-Spring. Time to start planning your strategy NOW!

Starting in the 1930’s, roughly every 5 years the U.S. Congress has adopted a Farm Bill. The Farm Bill contains production agriculture & food policies under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Farm Bill titles include Commodity Programs, Conservation, Trade, Nutrition, Credit, Rural Development, Research & Extension, Forestry, Energy, Horticulture and Crop Insurance.

The Farm Bill - Agriculture & Farm Bill Lobbying in Washington, D.C. by Cansler Consulting The re-authorization of the upcoming Farm Bill is an important piece of legislation that impacts multiple constituencies and organizations.

At stake is about $100 billion annually! Simply put, the Farm Bill touches everyone, every day. All of our food, fiber and renewable fuel and energy is derived from the farm or benefits from programs administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Cansler Can Do

With decades of experience advocating for policies in Farm Bills, Cansler Consulting can help you advocate your interests to policy makers and get your voice heard. The economic, budgetary, social and political complexities of farm policy will continue delivering the opportunity for lawmakers to make tough choices in the coming months, but the impact from the Farm Bill will affect your organization for decades to come and now is the time to begin your advocacy planning.



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