In 1995 the Farm Service Agency (FSA) was formed as a consolidation of the Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service (ASCS), the Federal Crop Insurance Corporation (FCIC), and the section of the Farmers Home Administration (FmHA
) responsible for providing credit to farmers (USDA 2008).
(2) A purchaser of land, not knowing of a use restriction upon it, cannot purchase the land free of the easement, and is limited to either an action for damages or for rescission, because FmHA
lacks authority to sell the property in question without requiring an easement for protection of designated wetlands.
State Director David Chen, the measure simply allows the agency to remove from its books debt that has already been absorbed.
REA and FmHA
merged with several other USDA programs--including the Agricultural Cooperative Service--to create USDA Rural Development in 1994.
The bank subsequently obtained a Farmer's Home Administration (FmHA
) guaranty on the same loans but failed to disclose to the FmHA
For example, in chapter 2 Meyers provides a fascinating discussion of off-budget gimmicks employed by the Farmers Home Administration (FmHA
Usually these allowances are based on local utility company documentation or public housing authority guidelines, unless projects are HUD or FMHA
projects, in which case the rates must be in accordance with these programs.
It purchases conventional loans, as well as VA, FHA, FmHA
, reverse mortgages and 203(k)s.
Also on the energy code front: FHA, VA, and FmHA
builders also must comply with the 1992 CABO MEC, due to another provision that required the agencies to add the model code to their minimum property standards last October.
The plan is a USDA coordinated initiative involving Agricultural Research Service (ARS), Extension Service (ES), Agricultural Stabilization Conservation Service (ASCS), Economic Research Service (ERS), the Cooperative State Research Service (CSRS), Farmers Home Administration (FmHA
), Federal Crop Insurance Corporation (FCIC), National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), and the SCS.
Rural development programs previously administered by the Farmers Home Administration (FmHA
) have been transferred to a new USDA agency, the Rural Development Administration (RDA), in accordance with the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act Amendments of 1991 (FACT).
(4.) FmHA-guaranteed securities sold in the Federal Financing Bank were reallocated from FmHA
mortgage pools to FmHA
mortgage holdings in 1986:Q4 because of accounting changes by the Farmers Home Administration.