2012 Farm Bill

NASDA's priorities for the 2012 Farm Bill are to:

  • Maintain a robust and flexible Specialty Crop Blog Grants Program
  • Fully fund & enhance coordination of invasive species programs
  • Invest in locally-drive, flexible and efficient conservation programs
  • Support the Market Access Program (MAP) and other trade development programs
  • Ensure administrative funding for cooperative programs

Featured Resources

CRS Report: The 2014 Farm Bill: A Comparison of the Conference Agreement with the Senate-Passed (S.954) and House-Passed (H.R. 2642) BillsNational Milk Producers Federation's Summary of Dairy Title ProvisionsAnalysis and Comparison of the Senate and House-Passed Bills with the Final Conference AgreementNASDA Farm Bill Conference Committee OverviewCBO Score of the Agricultural Act of 2014The Agricultural Act of 2014: Statement of ManagersThe Agricultural Act of 2014CRS Report: The 2013 Farm Bill: A Comparison of the Senate-Passed (S.954) and House-Passed (H.R. 2642, H.R. 3102) Bills and Current LawPotential Implications of Permanent Farm Law RepealAnalysis and Comparison of the 2013 Senate and House Farm BillsCRS Report: Farm Safety Net Provisions in a 2013 Farm BillThe Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013 (H.R. 2642)Amendments Adopted in House Passed Farm BillSupport the Market Access Program, Reject Chabot Amendment #43Letter to House and Senate Leadership Urging Swift Enactment of Five-Year Farm BillSenate Passed Farm BillNASDA House Farm Bill Floor Amendment TrackingHouse Rules Committee Farm BillSenate Floor Farm Bill AmendmentsComparison of Approaches to Price Supports for the 2013 Farm Bill2013 Senate Farm Bill (Reported by Committee)House Ag Committee's 2013 Farm Bill DraftHouse Ag Committee's 2013 Farm Bill SummarySenate Ag Committee's 2013 Farm Bill DraftSenate Ag Committee's 2013 Farm Bill SummaryNASDA 2012 Farm Bill Extension Overview2012 Farm Bill Extension Bill Text (H.R. 8)Senate Amendment 2389 (Sens. Stabenow and Roberts)Senate Farm Bill Floor AmendmentsAgriculture Reform, Food and Jobs Act Section-by-SectionAgriculture Reform, Food and Jobs Act (S.3240) Legislative TextNational Journal Farm Bill ReviewSection-by-Section Summary of House FARRM ActFederal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management ActFederal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act Discussion DraftCRS Report: Possible Extension or Expiration of the 2008 Farm BillCRS Report: The 2012 Farm Bill: A Comparison of Senate Passed S.3240 and the House Agriculture Committee's H.R. 6083 with Current LawPath to the 2012 Farm Bill: Farm Bill Expires on Monday — What Does It Mean and What Happens Now?Letter Urging Swift Farm Bill PassageCoalition Letter to Senate in opposition of MAP reducing Farm Bill AmendmentCoalition Letter to Senate in Support of NPDES Farm Bill AmendmentFarm Bill Coalition Letter to Senate LeadershipNASDA's 2012-2013 Farm Bill PrioritiesLetter to Ag Comm. Leadership about 2012 Farm Bill Priorities