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The news in recent weeks has been dominated by the farm bill, which dramatically impacts Farm Credit customers. The U.S. Senate has started to fine-tune the bill this week, debating cuts to the federally subsidized crop insurance program as well as the nation’s food stamp program. Here’s a roundup of other farm bill-related and general agriculture news from the month of May. Read More
As part of Farm Credit's National Contributions Program, we provide scholarships for students to attend 4-H's Citizenship Washington Focus (CWF) each summer. Last year, students from Fort Valley State University were able to attend CWF as part of Farm Credit's support, and we couldn't be prouder to share some of the great work these leaders brought back from DC to their community in Twiggs County Georgia. Read More