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Swampbuster

Maple Drive Farms Ltd. Partnership v. Vilsack

ELR Case

The Sixth Circuit held that USDA failed to comply with its own regulations when it determined a farm was ineligible for program benefits under the "Swampbuster" provisions of the Food Security Act of 1985. USDA determined the farm was...

Food Security Act of 1985, §1221 (“Swampbuster”)

ELR Statute

This section of the FSA places restrictions on agricultural lands located on converted wetlands.