Addresses agriculture lending in context of the global financial crisis. Discusses types of lending institutions that make credit available to agriculture, including Farm Service Agency, Farm Credit System, and Farmer Mac, as well as adjustments made by P.L. 110-246, the 2008 farm bill. Covers issues for Congress, including supplemental appropriations for USDA farm loans, term limits on USDA farm loans, and Farm Credit Administration proposed rule on investments. Includes graphs.
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