January 2024 “Monthly Briefing” Now Available!

The 2024 Family Farm Alliance annual meeting and conference will take place February 22-23, 2024, at the Silver Legacy Resort and Casino in Reno, Nevada. The 2024 annual conference theme is, “Resilience in Every Drop: Safeguarding America’s Food Security”. Much of the...

December “Monthly Briefing” Now Available!

Confidential Memo Outlines Federal Government Plans to Mitigate Breaching of Snake River Dams A confidential draft mediation document released last month by four members of Congress outlines steps the U.S. Government (USG) will take to mitigate the breaching of four...

November “Monthly Briefing” Now Available!

Rep. Johnson Elected as New Speaker after Weeks Long Process Speaker Election Debacle, Gov’t Shutdown Could Delay Farm Bill Passage   After 22 days without a Speaker of the House, Rep. Mike Johnson (R-LA) – pictured above – won the election last month by a vote...

October 2023 “Monthly Briefing” Now Available!

Fast and Furious Fly-in 29 “Farmer Lobbyists” Hit 39 Meetings in 59 Hours A Western contingent of 29 farmer lobbyists descended on Washington, D.C. late last month, as Congress scrambled to reach agreement on Fiscal Year 2024 federal spending and avoid a government...

September 2023 “Monthly Briefing” Now Available!

2023 Farmer Lobbyists to Visit D.C. this Month On the Hill, C.R. Viewed to Finalize Approps, ‘23 Farm Bill The Family Farm Alliance 2023 Farmer Lobbyists will descend on Washington, D.C. later this month, just as Congress will be scrambling to reach agreement on...

August 2023 “Monthly Briefing” Now Available!

Senate ENR Subcommittee Tees up 16 Western Water Bills  The Senate Energy and Natural Resources (ENR) Water and Power Subcommittee last month heard testimony on sixteen bills dealing with the impacts of drought across the West, including restoration of fish...