The FSRIA also reauthorizes this program through FY2007 with annual funding of $34.
The FSRIA reauthorizes through FY2007 USDA-operated export credit guarantee programs, first established in the Agricultural Trade Act of 1978, to facilitate sales of U.
The duration of the credit is short, generally up to 180 days, although the FSRIA permits guarantees of up to 360 days.
The FSRIA also authorizes the Bill Emerson Humanitarian Trust, which is primarily a commodity reserve, that can be used, under certain circumstances, to provide P.
Major national newspapers such as the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post repeatedly printed editorials decrying the excesses of FSRIA during its debate and after its passage.
Hence, while the provisions of FSRIA have remained intact up to now, it faces remarkable pressures from multiple directions.
The total direct payments in FSRIA are approximately the same as the total PFC payments in the FAIR Act, and therefore economists do not expect additional impacts.
However, FSRIA allowed producers to update base acres for direct payments and base acres and program yields for the new counter-cyclical payments according to producers' 1998-2001 planting histories.
The FSRIA reauthorizes this program with annual funding of $34.
The FSRIA reauthorizes USDA-operated export credit guarantee programs, first established in the Agricultural Trade Act of 1978, to facilitate sales of U.
FSRIA stipulates that the annual minimum tonnage level provided as Title II commodity donations shall be 2.
The FSRIA reauthorizes the Emerson Trust enacted in the 1998 Africa Seeds of Hope Act (P.