In preparation for the ’23 farm bill, the Farm Service Agency and Risk Management Agency provide technical assistance to lawmakers on farm programs. RMA Administrator Marcia Bunger believes it is important for farmers and ranchers to remind lawmakers about the importance of crop insurance. “As a stakeholder, continue to voice your support to your congressional staff so they can hear you and what you want.” FSA Administrator Zach Ducheneaux said he continues to hear feedback on volunteer-based conservation programs and the need for more efficient disaster programs. “We’re doing our best to take that stakeholder feedback back to D.C. with us so we can continue to improve those programs.”
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