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Join USDA Rural Development for a 2018 Farm Bill Listening Session

Erin McDuff
Release Date

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development is seeking feedback from partners, stakeholders, and customers who will be affected by the implementation of the 2018 Farm Bill.

Rural Development will conduct a listening session on March 14, 2019. Topics will include the new tools included in the 2018 Farm Bill to increase access to rural broadband e-connectivity, expanding credit to rural communities, and other key provisions relating to Rural Development programs. You can participate in the listening session remotely through an online webinar.

          What: USDA Rural Development 2018 Farm Bill Listening Session Webinar
          When: Thursday, March 14, 2019, at 11:00 am PST
          Where: Online webinar; advance registration is required

If you are unable to participate in the listening session, you may submit comments on the 2018 Farm Bill to Rural Development. Comments are due by March 30, 2019, and should be submitted to rd.innovation@osec.usda.gov.

Questions related to Rural Development's upcoming webinar or comment period on the 2018 Farm Bill may be directed to rd.innovation@osec.usda.gov.