President Signs Funding Bill – DTN Oct 2, 2020

🕔Oct 2, 2020
President Donald Trump signed the continuing resolution to fund the government through Dec. 11 early Thursday after the Senate passed the bill only hours before the end of the fiscal […]

Politics of CCC Fund Flare Up – DTN Sep 24, 2020

🕔Sep 24, 2020
Short-term funding for USDA’s Commodity Credit Corp. has become a major political fight as House Democratic leaders put forward a short-term bill to fund the federal government that doesn’t replenish […]

USDA Lending Rates Unchanged from July Aug 4, 2020

🕔Aug 4, 2020
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced interest rates for August 2020, which are effective August 1-August 31, 2020. The Commodity Credit Corporation borrowing rate-based charge for […]

Trade-Aid Payments Seem On Track As House Passes Funding Measure – DTN Sep 20, 2019

🕔Sep 20, 2019
The House of Representatives easily passed a continuing resolution Thursday afternoon to keep the federal government operating until at least Nov. 21 and also ensuring commodity and trade-aid payments would […]

USDA Lending Rates Unchanged from May Jun 3, 2019

🕔Jun 3, 2019
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced interest rates for June 2019, which are effective June 1-June 30, 2019. The Commodity Credit Corporation borrowing rate-based charge for […]

Ag Trade Aid II: $15 Billion More for Farmers? – DTN May 15, 2019

🕔May 15, 2019
Senate Agriculture Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman John Hoeven, R-N.D., said Tuesday he hopes that within “a week or so” the Trump administration will announce a program of trade aid to farmers […]

ELS Cotton Competitive Payment Rate Is Zero Apr 23, 2019

🕔Apr 23, 2019
The Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation announced that the competitiveness payment program payment rate in effect from 12:01 a.m., Eastern Time, Friday, April 19, 2019, through midnight, Eastern Time, […]

Cotton: USDA Announces 2019 Loan Rate Differentials Apr 16, 2019

🕔Apr 16, 2019
USDA’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced the 2019-crop loan rate differentials for upland and extra-long staple cotton. The differentials, also referred to as loan rate premiums and discounts, have been […]

ELS Cotton Competitive Payment Rate Is Zero Mar 21, 2019

🕔Mar 21, 2019
The Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation announced that the competitiveness payment program payment rate in effect from 12:01 a.m., Eastern Time, Friday, March 22, 2019, through midnight, Eastern Time, […]

USDA Lending Rates Unchanged from Feb. Mar 1, 2019

🕔Mar 1, 2019
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Commodity Credit Corporation, today, announced interest rates for March 2019, which are effective March 1 – March 31, 2019. The Commodity Credit Corporation borrowing […]

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