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Beginning farmers say they need federal farm programs – Tri

<p class="TSLN-TSLN Body copy”>A group of beginning farmers on Monday gave a Washington summit on farming in the year 2040 a taste of what it takes to be an up-and-coming farmer and explained how vital various farm programs had been in the development of their businesses. <p class="TSLN-TSLN Body copy”>Michael …

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Distress Grows For Ohio Valley Farmers As Trade Deals Stall

West Kentucky Farmer Barry Alexander doesn’t have an answer on when the Trump administration will reach a trade deal with China, now a year into tariffs that have hamstrung some Ohio Valley industries. Alexander is optimistic these continued negotiations will be worth it, but his plan in the meantime lies in massive, …

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Guaranteed loan program provides for under-qualified farmers

Farmers and producers apply for a guaranteed loan through a lender, and the lender arranges for the guarantee. FSA can guarantee up to 95 percent of the loss of principal and interest on a loan. Guaranteed loans can be used for both farm ownership and operating purposes. Guaranteed farm ownership loans can …

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Distress Grows For Ohio Valley Farmers As Trade Deals Stall

West Kentucky Farmer Barry Alexander doesn’t have an answer on when the Trump administration will reach a trade deal with China, now a year into tariffs that have hamstrung some Ohio Valley industries. Alexander is optimistic these continued negotiations will be worth it, but his plan in the meantime lies …

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Karnataka govt to seek EC nod for loan waiver

With the election model code of conduct in place, the state government will seek clarity from the Election Commission on going ahead with payments under its flagship crop loan waiver scheme. The H D Kumaraswamy-led JD(S)-Congress coalition is expected to reach out to the farming community on the back of …

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Govt to seek EC nod for loan waiver

With the election model code of conduct in place, the state government will seek clarity from the Election Commission on going ahead with payments under its flagship crop loan waiver scheme. The H D Kumaraswamy-led JD(S)-Congress coalition is expected to reach out to the farming community on the back of …

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Farmers groups elevating women’s economic status

Organised at village level, these groups are called revolutionary, owing to a sizeable number of locals that were involved in the liberation struggle that hail from the area. It is evident that some steps forward have been taken. Joy Turyahikayo, 63, is the vice chairperson of Rwimi Revolutionary Farmers Association. …

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