Farm Bill Implementation Comments Invited
USDA is hosting a listening session for initial input on the 2018 Farm Bill on February 26, 2019. USDA is seeking public input on the changes to existing programs implemented by the Farm Service Agency, Natural Resources Conservation Service, and the Risk Management Agency. USDA announced that each agency will take into account stakeholder input when making discretionary decisions on program implementation. The listening session is open to the public. Participants must register at farmers.gov/farmbill by February 22, 2019, to attend the listening session and are encouraged to provide written comments prior to the listening session. Additional written comments will be accepted through March 1, 2019.