Market Facilitation Program

Market Facilitation Program

July 2019

USDA Announces Details for the Second Round of Market Facilitation Program (MFP) on July 25, 2019


The package is valued at $16 billion, with $14.5 billion dedicated to producer payments, $1.4 billion for commodity purchases and $100 million thought its Agriculture Trade Promotion Program to help access new export markets.



Sign up for the program begins Monday, July 29 and ends December 6, 2019

Inventory period is between April 1- May 15, 2019

Eligible pork producers will receive $11 per head

The maximum level of payment per hog producer or legal entity is $250,000

Cap is set at $900,000 adjusted income- however, is an additional maximum level payment set at $250,000

USDA will also make a second pork purchase totaling $208M.


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