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dc.contributor.authorMillet-Williams, Nerice
dc.contributor.authorGoeringer, Paul
dc.date.accessioned2019-08-05T00:13:06Z
dc.date.available2019-08-05T00:13:06Z
dc.date.issued2019-08-04
dc.identifierhttps://doi.org/10.13016/ft2x-bkwm
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1903/22251
dc.descriptionThe U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) established the Market Facilitation Program (MFP) under Section 5 of the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) Charter Act in 2018. This section authorizes CCC to assist in the disposition of surplus commodities and to increase the domestic consumption of agricultural commodities by expanding or aiding in the expansion of domestic markets or by developing or aiding in the development of new and additional markets, marketing facilities and uses for such commodities. MFP provides direct payments to producers of specific products impacted by foreign tariffs. This program has been updated for 2019 to continue to assist growers impacted by trade disputes.en_US
dc.description.abstractThe U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) established the Market Facilitation Program (MFP) under Section 5 of the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) Charter Act in 2018. This section authorizes CCC to assist in the disposition of surplus commodities and to increase the domestic consumption of agricultural commodities by expanding or aiding in the expansion of domestic markets or by developing or aiding in the development of new and additional markets, marketing facilities and uses for such commodities. MFP provides direct payments to producers of specific products impacted by foreign tariffs. This program has been updated for 2019 to continue to assist growers impacted by trade disputes.en_US
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dc.subjecttrade assistanceen_US
dc.subjectUSDAen_US
dc.subjectMarket Facilitation Programen_US
dc.subjectMFPen_US
dc.subject2019en_US
dc.title2019 Market Facilitation Program Available to Assist Producers Trade Disputesen_US
dc.typeArticleen_US
dc.relation.isAvailableAtCollege of Agriculture & Natural Resources
dc.relation.isAvailableAtDepartment of Agricultural & Resource Economics
dc.relation.isAvailableAtDigital Repository at the University of Maryland
dc.relation.isAvailableAtUniversity of Maryland (College Park, Md)


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