print
print

MAP, FMD Funding Fares Well in House Subcommittee Markup

This week the House Agriculture Appropriations Subcommittee marked up and approved the FY 2017 Agriculture Appropriations bill. As approved by the subcommittee, the bill includes full funding of $200 million for the USDA Market Access Program (MAP) and $34.5 million for the Foreign Market Development (FMD) program, as authorized by the 2014 Farm Bill. The full House Appropriations Committee markup is scheduled for Tuesday, April 19.

As the FY 2017 appropriations process moves forward, USMEF members are encouraged to contact legislators in support of these important programs.