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This is the slideshow from March 20, 2012 Federal Policy, Appropriations, and Farm Bill Update webinar presented by Margaret Krome of the Michael Fields Agricultural Institute (MFAI) and Ferd Hoefer ...

This is the slideshow from March 20, 2012 Federal Policy, Appropriations, and Farm Bill Update webinar presented by Margaret Krome of the Michael Fields Agricultural Institute (MFAI) and Ferd Hoefer on the National Sustainable Agriculture Coaltion (NSAC) in partnership with the Community and Regional Food Systems project.

Webinar archive may be found here: http://www.community-food.org/archives/federal-policy-and-farm-bill-update-webinar/

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    Federal Policy and Farm Bill Update Federal Policy and Farm Bill Update Presentation Transcript

    • Today’s Webinar Brought to You By: www.community-food.org
    • How To Ask QuestionsClick on the Q&A button to submit a question.For technical assistance during thepresentation, call 1-800-442-4614
    • HandoutsClick on the handouts icon to see the handout.
    • Appropriations, the Budget, & the Farm Bill: What Are The Differences?
    • The Federal Budget Process is Annual
    • Mandatory Funding=>Enacted By Law
    • Appropriations: Why Do We Care?
    • Rural Development
    • Credit Programs
    • FY13 Appropriations & CRFS
    • Sustainable Agriculture Research &Education Program
    • Conservation
    • Value Added Producer Program
    • The Farm Bill
    • The Farm Bill: Why Do We Care?
    • Local Farms, Food, and Jobs Act
    • Beginning Farmer, Rancher Opportunity Act
    • Conservation
    • What’s the Appropriations Legislative Process?• House Appropriations • Senate Appropriations Agriculture Subcommittee Agriculture Subcommittee Members’ priorities, • Members’ priorities• Subcommittee mark-up • Subcommittee mark-up• Committee Vote, Report • Committee Vote, Report• Full House Debate • Full Senate Debate (Limits to amendments) (Limits to amendments)• Final passage • Final passage House-Senate Conference Negotiation President signs or vetoes
    • What’s The Farm Bill Process?• Bill Introduced in House • Bill Introduced in Senate• House Agriculture Committee • Senate Agriculture Committee (Subcommittee Action?) (Subcommittee Action?)• Committee Vote, Report • Committee Vote, Report• Full House Debate • Full Senate Debate (potential amendments) (potential amendments)• Final passage • Final passage House-Senate Conference Negotiation President signs or vetoes
    • This Is Important To Me.How Do I Get Involved?
    • Who to Contact to Get Involved?http://sustainableagriculture.net/take-action/ | http://www.michaelfields.org/contact-us/
    • To Contact Today’s Presenters Ferd Hoefner Margaret Kromefhoefner@sustainableagriculture.net mkrome@sbcglobal.net | 608-238-1440
    • Slide Credits http://www.flickr.com/photos/merydith/3645865814/http://www.flickr.com/photos/strollingoftheheifers/3633760644/in/photostream/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/cpt_obvious/3731893369/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/erix/3780828260/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/f-oxymoron/6877620005/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/tv42/6015661614/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/seanhackbarth/4324056239/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/lastexitstudios/3612938382/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/randomurl/422503896/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/andrec/2893549851/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/jayjizzle/1260521740/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/mel810/3052032592/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/annie-john/3715094436/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/nomade_moderne/3625812202/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/katiew/525154086/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/accessak/3654413039/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/speakerpelosi/5261071143/