21 Jan Trade Adjustment Assistance Program for Farmers
Posted at 21:33h in Federal, Technical/Planning Assistance, USA
Program Name: Trade Adjustment Assistance Program for Farmers
Resource Type: Federal
Agency: Program Source: Technical/Planning Assistance
Description: The TAA for Farmers program helps producers of raw agricultural commodities and fishermen adjust to import competition through technical assistance and cash benefits. Commodity eligibility is determined by the following: either demonstrating greater than a 15 percent decline compared to the average of the three preceding marketing years in one or more of national average price, quantity of production, value of production or cash receipts, or that increased imports contributed significantly to this decline.