Peanut Quota Buyout Program

To terminate the marketing quota program for peanuts and offer compensation to the peanut quota holders for losses in quota asset value.

The 2002 Farm Bill repeals part IV of subtitle B of Title III of the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938, thereby ending the quota system.



Agency - Department of Agriculture

Established in 1862, the Department of Agriculture serves all Americans through anti-hunger efforts, stewardship of nearly 200 million acres of national forest and rangelands, and through product safety and conservation efforts. The USDA opens markets for American farmers and ranchers and provides food for needy people around the world.

Office - Farm Service Agency State Offices can inform applicants of county office locations where applicants may sign up.