AGRICULTURE AND RURAL AMERICA

Letters and Testimonies

Letters to Congress

Title Recipient Date
Committee on Agriculture 06/14/21
U.S. House of Representatives 03/25/21
Senate Agriculture Committee 02/26/21
House Rules Committee 02/25/21
House, Senate Budget Committees 02/24/21
House, Senate Appropriations Committees 02/24/21
02/22/21
House, Senate Appropriations Subcommittees 12/04/20
Rep. Andy Barr 10/08/20
U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition & Forestry 07/28/20

Letters to Regulators

Title Recipient Date
Farm Credit Administration 07/20/21
USDA 04/09/21
OMB 03/18/21
USDA, OMB 02/24/21
USDA 10/08/20
Governors 03/24/20
President Donald Trump 03/19/20
CEQ 03/10/20
U.S. Domestic Hemp Production Program 01/29/20
FDIC, Fed, OCC 12/16/19

Testimony

Title Committee Presenter Date
House Agriculture Committee Steven J. Handke 12/11/19
House Agriculture Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy and Credit Written Statement 11/19/19

Ag News

State Association Ag Conferences Scheduled

ICBA's affiliated state community banking associations are hosting a series of live and virtual agriculture conferences in 2021.

Host

Program

Location

Dates

Wisconsin Bankers Association

Ag Bankers Conference

Virtual

April 7-8

Independent Bankers of Colorado

Ag & Natural Resources Conference

Virtual

April 29-30

Wyoming Bankers Association

Ag Conference

Saratoga, Wyo.

May 12-13

Community Bankers of Iowa, Community Bankers Association of Kansas, Community Bankers of Michigan, Independent Community Bankers of South Dakota, Independent Community Banks of North Dakota, & Missouri Independent Bankers Association

Midwest Ag Conference

Virtual

May 27

Missouri Independent Bankers Association

Ag Lenders School

Columbia, Mo.

June 7-9

Independent Community Banks of North Dakota

ICBND School of Agriculture

National Energy Center of Excellence, Bismarck, N.D.

June 14-18

Independent Community Bankers of Minnesota

Ag Conference

New Ulm, Minn.

June 17-18

Wisconsin Bankers Association

Ag Lending School

Virtual

Aug. 4-6

Independent Community Bankers Association of New Mexico

Ag Lenders Conference

TBD

Oct. 7-8

Community Bankers Association of Ohio

Ag Summit

Findlay, Ohio

Jan. 25, 2022