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NSAC releases analysis of commodity title provisions

The National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition, which advocates strict payment limitations on farm subsidies, today released its analysis of the payment limitation provisions in the commodity title of the Senate Agriculture Committee-passed bill.

It also released a letter that Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., have written to Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., and ranking member Pat Roberts, R-Kan., advocating consideration of limits on crop insurance premium subsidies.