The 1996 Farm Act Increases Market Orientation

The Federal Agriculture Improvement and Reform Act of 1996, a milestone in U.S. agricultural policy, provides new farm sector law for 1996-2002, fundamentally redesigning income support programs and discontinuing supply management programs for producers of many commodities. This bulletin provides a general overview of major changes related to production agriculture resulting from the commodity provisions, agricultural trade provisions, and conservation provisions of the Act.


Issue Date:
Aug 01 1996
Publication Type:
Report
Language:
English
Total Pages:
31
Series Statement:
Agricultural Information Bulletin No. 726




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