The 2014 Farm Bill (P.L. 113-79): Summary and Side-by-Side

Congress completed action on a new omnibus farm bill when conferees reported a conference agreement on January 27, 2014 (the Agricultural Act of 2014, H.R. 2642/H.Rept. 113-333); the full House and Senate approved the conference agreement on January 29 and February 4, respectively. The President signed the measure into law on February 7 (P.L. 113-79).

PACE Programs, January 2011

This map portrays state and local purchase of agricultural conservation easement (PACE) activity based on data from the Farmland Information Center's 2011 state and local PACE tables.

North Carolina House Bill 168 (2011)

This bill provides bona fide farms engaged in farming activities with protection from forced municipal annexation and the city’s jurisdiction over their activities if the farm is in an extra territorial jurisdiction.

Utah House Bill 249 (2011)

This bill provides that an individual may grow and store food for consumption by the individual and other community members.

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