Agriculture—Farm Bill

A strong farm bill provides stability for the volatile farm sector and incorporates important policies, such as price-support programs, crop insurance and loan guarantee programs. 

ICBA Farm Bill Community Banks


Articles & Press Releases

Title Publication Date
Farm Bill Deal Unlikely Ahead of Sunday Deadline NewsWatch Today Article 09/27/18
Farm Bill Conferees Hold First Public Meeting NewsWatch Today Article 09/06/18
ICBA Urges Conferees to Reconcile Farm Bill Differences NewsWatch Today Article 08/14/18
ICBA Urges Support for USDA Farm Loans NewsWatch Today Article 07/31/18
ICBA Applauds Senate for Passing Farm Bill Press Release 06/28/18
ICBA Opposes Crop Insurance Cuts Ahead of Senate Debate NewsWatch Today Article 06/25/18
ICBA Applauds House Passage of Farm Bill Press Release 06/21/18
ICBA Urges Opposition to Harmful Crop Insurance Amendments NewsWatch Today Article 06/18/18
ICBA Applauds Committee Passage of Senate Farm Bill NewsWatch Today Article 06/13/18
ICBA Weighs in on Farm Bill Ahead of Senate Markup NewsWatch Today Article 06/13/18
ICBA Applauds Senate Ag Committee Passage of Farm Bill Press Release 06/13/18
Senate Farm Bill Set for Markup NewsWatch Today Article 06/08/18
Senate Farm Bill Expected This Week NewsWatch Today Article 06/07/18
House Trying Again on Farm Bill Next Month NewsWatch Today Article 05/22/18
House Fails to Advance Farm Bill NewsWatch Today Article 05/21/18
ICBA Statement on House Failure to Pass Farm Bill Press Release 05/18/18
House Farm Bill Proceeds to Floor Debate NewsWatch Today Article 05/17/18
House Farm Bill Floor Debate Expected to Start Tomorrow NewsWatch Today Article 05/15/18
House Expected to Take Up Farm Bill Next Week NewsWatch Today Article 05/11/18
ICBA, Coalition Urge Opposition to Harmful Farm Bill Amendments NewsWatch Today Article 05/10/18

Letters to Congress

Title Recipient Date
Senate
06/22/2018
Senate Agriculture Committee
06/12/2018
House of Representatives
05/09/2018
House of Representatives
05/08/2018
House of Representatives
04/27/2018
House Agriculture Committee
04/19/2018
House, Senate Agriculture Committees
04/17/2018
House and Senate Agricultural Appropriations and Agriculture Committee Chairs and Ranking Members
10/05/2017
House, Senate Appropriations and Budget Committees
02/21/2017
Senators Hoeven and Klobuchar
09/15/2016
Senators Moran and Merkley; Representatives Aderholt and Farr
06/02/2016
Senator Roberts
04/29/2016
Congress
03/21/2016
Senators Enzi and Cochran and Representatives Price and Rogers
03/09/2016
Senators Moran and Merkley
07/13/2015
Representatives Aderholt and Farr
06/17/2015

Letters to Regulators

Title Recipient Date
USDA
12/11/2015

Testimonies

Title Committee Presenter Date
Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry
Brenda Kluesner
07/25/17
House Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit
Steve Handke
04/04/17

Summaries

Title Content Type Date