USDA Opens Comment Period on Financial Assistance for Producers and Landowners Determined To Have Experienced Discrimination

October 14, 2022


Section 22007 of the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 (“section 22007”) directs the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to provide financial assistance for producers and landowners determined to have experienced discrimination in the Department of Agriculture's farm lending programs. To help us design and implement policy to best provide the direct support called for by this provision, USDA is seeking input from the public to ensure that relevant information is considered.

See the details in this Federal Register notice.

The public comment period closes on November 14, 2022.