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.
Agriculture Committee Reschedules Eurex Hearing
AGRICULTURE COMMITTEE RESCHEDULES EUREX HEARING
House Agriculture Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, and General Farm Commodities and Risk Management Subcommittee Chairman Jerry Moran today announced that the Committee has rescheduled the hearing to review Eurex’s pending application for designation as a U.S. futures exchange.
The Full Committee hearing will be held Thursday, November 6th at 10 a.m. in 1300 Longworth.