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Legislation

July 31, 2014

Changes mandated by the 2014 Farm Bill require producers to file a Highly Erodible Land Conservation (HELC) and Wetland Conservation Certification (WC) with their local Farm Service Agency (FSA).

July 30, 2014

Agricultural employers face a one-hour premium pay penalty for non-compliant "heat recovery periods." Learn more.

July 15, 2014

On July 11, 2014, the House of Representatives passed HR 4718 (258-160) — the bill that provides a permanent bonus depreciation that could provide tax relief benefits to California avocado growers.