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ABA Calls for Changes to USDA Loans in 2018 Farm Bill

In a statement for the record in a Senate Agricultural Committee hearing on commodities, credit and crop insurance, ABA today called on lawmakers to reform the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s guaranteed farm loan programs in the 2018 Farm Bill.

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ABA Applauds Proposed Structural Changes to USDA

The American Bankers Association today welcomed a proposal by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to restructure its operations to improve efficiency, effectiveness and accountability, in response to an executive order by President Trump.

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It’s Academic!

Four ways bank leaders can support undergraduate education programs and build the next generation of bankers.

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ABA Calls for Higher Loan Caps on FSA Guaranteed Ag Loans

Highlighting the critical role the nation’s 1,912 farm banks play in financing the operations of America’s farmers and ranchers, ABA called for changes in the upcoming Farm Bill to the USDA Guaranteed Farm Loan Program in a written statement for the record of a House Agriculture Committee hearing yesterday.

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