Agriculture—Solutions & Programs

Articles & Press Releases

Solutions& Programs

Title Publication Date
ICBA, ABA Support Ag Mediation Reauthorization NewsWatch Today Article 10/06/17
USDA Begins Making $10B in Farm Payments NewsWatch Today Article 10/05/17
Senator Introducing ICBA-Backed USDA Farm Loan Bill NewsWatch Today Article 10/03/17
USDA Projects Net Farm Income to Rise Slightly in 2017 NewsWatch Today Article 09/06/17
ICBA Proposes Five Goals for New Farm Bill & Ways to Prevent Next Farm Crisis Press Release 07/25/17
ICBA Banker Attends Rural Opportunity Initiative Conference NewsWatch Today Article 06/29/17
ICBA Encourages Speedy Adoption of Broadband Expansion NewsWatch Today Article 06/20/17
ICBA, Coalition Support Funding for USDA Farm Loans NewsWatch Today Article 06/13/17
ICBA Joins FDIC Roundtable on Ag Industry NewsWatch Today Article 06/08/17
ICBA Urges Proper Funding for Farm Bill, Crop Insurance, Guaranteed Loans Press Release 05/23/17
USDA Elevates Rural Development in Reorg NewsWatch Today Article 05/11/17
Senators Seek Robust Farm Service Agency Funding NewsWatch Today Article 05/09/17
ICBA Supports Bill Offering Tax Relief for Rural Lending Press Release 04/28/17
ICBA to Congress: Enhance USDA Credit Programs to Prevent Farm Credit Crunch Press Release 04/04/17
ICBA: Review of Farm Credit System a Welcome First Step Press Release 12/02/15

Letters to Congress

Title Recipient Date
House and Senate Agricultural Appropriations and Agriculture Committee Chairs and Ranking Members
10/05/2017
Representatives Frelinghuysen and Lowey
07/11/2017
Sens. Cochran and Leahy and Reps. Frelinghuysen and Lowey
05/01/2017
Senators Roberts and Stabenow
03/22/2017
USDA, OMB, Congressional Budget and Appropriations Committees
03/13/2017
House, Senate Appropriations and Budget Committees
02/21/2017
Senators Moran and Merkley and Representatives Aderholt and Farr
12/01/2016
Senators Hoeven and Klobuchar
09/15/2016
Senators Moran and Merkley
07/13/2015
Representatives Aderholt and Farr
06/17/2015
Representatives Conaway and Peterson
05/14/2015
Senators Enzi and Sanders and Representatives Price and Van Hollen
02/23/2015

Letters to Regulators

Title Recipient Date
USDA
05/05/2017
USDA, OMB, Congressional Budget and Appropriations Committees
03/13/2017
USDA
12/11/2015
Office of Regulatory Policy, Farm Credit Administration
04/20/2015
FCC
03/05/2014

Testimonies

Title Committee Presenter Date
House Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit
Steve Handke
04/04/17
House Agriculture Committee
Written Statement
03/29/17
House Subcommittee on Livestock, Rural Development and Credit
Sean Williams
06/25/14

Summaries

Title Content Type Date