What Is a Farm Bill, What Is in the 2013 Version, and What Does It Mean to California Agriculture?

Sumner, Daniel A

from ARE Update Vol. 16, No. 6, Jul/Aug, 2013 Special Issue: What Is a Farm Bill, What Is in the 2013 Version, and What Does It Mean to California Agriculture?

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Abstract

Although as of late summer 2013, the generally similar agricultural titles of the farm bill have been accepted by both the House and Senate, but there may not be a new farm bill at all. Nonetheless, understanding the proposals is useful to follow the next steps.

Keywords

farm bill, farm subsidy, commodity programs, federal budget

Citation

Sumner, Daniel A. "What Is a Farm Bill, What Is in the 2013 Version, and What Does It Mean to California Agriculture?" ARE Update 16(6)(2013):1-3. University of California Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics.
https://giannini.ucop.edu/publications/are-update/issues/2013/16/6/what-is-a-farm-bill/