The payout of more than $15 billion in CFAP payments remains on hold. During Commodity Classic, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said this program is still under review. “We’re in the process of completing that analysis here and I expect and anticipate within the next several weeks we’ll be in a position to let folks know, at least preliminarily, what our thoughts are as we go forward with this COVID relief packages.” Vilsack said USDA will also consider the latest COVID bill to determine the full range of resources available for agriculture.
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