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United States Senate Committee on Agriculture Nutrition & Forestry


Farm Bill

Every five years, Congress passes a bundle of legislation, commonly called the "Farm Bill" that sets national agriculture, nutrition, conservation, and forestry policy. The Agriculture Act of 2014 passed the Senate with an overwhelming bipartisan majority of 68-32 ... Read More »

Last Action Bill Title
S.2387 Fair Claims Act
S.2377 A bill to provide to the Administrator of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service of the Department of Agriculture expedited authority to remove geese that threaten aircraft.
S.2346 Forest Products Fairness Act of 2012
S.2294 Chesapeake Bay Watershed Fairness Act of 2012
S.2298 Connecting Rural America Act
S.2274 A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a nonprofit corporation to be known as the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research.
S.2270 Rural Energy Investment Act of 2012
S.2261 Revenue Loss Assistance and Crop Insurance Enhancement Act of 2012
S.2277 National Forest Emergency Response Act
S.2275 B-CROP Act of 2012
S.2238 A bill to amend the Commodity Exchange Act to require a regulation to limit the aggregate positions of nontraditional bona fide hedgers in petroleum and related products.
S.2225 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to reauthorize and improve the Rural Energy for America program.
S.2217 Rural America Preservation Act of 2012
S.2222 A bill to require the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to take certain actions to reduce excessive speculation in energy markets.
S.2216 Rural Energy Savings Program Act
S.2155 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to promote biobased manufacturing.
S.2141 A bill to amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921, to make it unlawful for a packer to own, feed, or control livestock intended for slaughter.
S.2126 MILC Continuation Act of 2012
S.2016 Fresh Regional Eating for Schools and Health Act of 2011
S.1987 A bill to provide for the release of the reversionary interest held by the United States in certain land conveyed by the United States in 1950 for the establishment of an airport in Cook County, Minnesota.
S.1926 Healthy Food Financing Initiative
S.1905 Specialty Crop Insurance Act of 2011
S.1888 Growing Opportunities for Agriculture and Responding to Markets Act of 2011
S.1850 Beginning Farmer and Rancher Opportunity Act of 2011
H.R.3336 Small Business Credit Availability Act