Chairman Frank Lucas issued the following statement welcoming the news that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will move forward with implementing the Actual Production History (APH) adjustment for 2015 spring-planted crops. This crop insurance provision in the Agricultural Act of 2014 allows yield adjustments when losses are widespread and beyond the control of producers.
H.R. 3509, Agriculture Credit Act of 2009
Issues: Farm Bill
To reauthorize State agricultural mediation programs under title V of the Agricultural Credit Act of 1987. Passed Committee by voice vote and ordered to be reported favorably to the House with the recommendation that it pass, on March 3, 2010.
- H.R.3509 - Rep. Collin C. Peterson, D-Minn. (introduced 7/31/2009)
- Publication: FY 2011 Budget Views and Estimates Letter