Analysis of Previous Farm Bills

Historical overviews

2008 Farm Bill

2002 Farm Bill

1996 Farm Bill

1990 Farm Bill

1985 Farm Bill

1981 Farm Bill

1977 Farm Bill

Links to historical Farm Bills and Congressional Research Service reports

University of Arkansas, National Agricultural Law Center: Farm Bills.

  • Full text and resources for all U.S. farm bills and related legislation from 1933 to the present, as well as Congressional Research Service farm policy reports.