Early August and possibly this week, the rollout on new farm bill regs will hit center stage. That's when USDA’s much anticipated letter is expected to reach operator and landowner mailboxes.
Acting on the letter is crucial, because it sets into motion decisions on reallocating base acres and updating counter-cyclical yields that will weigh on farm program payments. The letter provides USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) historical data on both for every farm."What You Need To Know About South Dakota Agricultural Law"