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H.R. 3236: Beginning Farmer and Rancher Opportunity Act of 2011

Summary: To expand and improve opportunities for beginning farmers and ranchers, and for other purposes. (More Info)

H.R. 3236 was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned. It has not yet been reintroduced.

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National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC)

Agriculture is a growing and vibrant sector of our nation’s economy, yet farming and ranching as a career choice may be one of the most difficult occupations to enter. Despite significant barriers to entry, dedicated people want to farm or ranch and see great opportunities in agriculture.

We need a national strategy and commitment to support beginning farmer and ranchers entering agriculture. With an aging farm population, now is the time to nurture new agriculture start-ups.

The Beginning Farmer and Rancher Opportunity Act of 2011 [H.R. 3236 / S.1850] is a comprehensive bill intended for inclusion in the ...

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