Some Ag Implications to Coronavirus Stimulus-Budget Funding

Clint Thompson Legislative


President Trump did sign the massive $900 billion virus relief and $1.4 billion agency funding package that Congress passed early last week. This includes a $26 billion infusion for agriculture and nutrition programs.

Rod Bain looks at some of the areas addressed regarding agriculture in the federal budget and coronavirus stimulus package.

The long-awaited relief adds $13 billion each to agriculture and nutrition aid and includes support for those who were left out earlier assistance.