Two Concepts of Mediation in the FmHA's Farmer-Lender Mediation Program
44 Pages Posted: 16 Nov 2009
Date Written: July 1, 1993
This Article describes the background and implementation of the Farmers Home Administration's massive effort to mediate between farmers and their creditors over delinquent loans, explains the two radically different forms of mediation employed, and discusses the significance of these developments for organizations and individuals outside the FmHA.
Keywords: mediation, mediator, alternative dispute resolution, Farmers Home Administration, Agricultural Credit Act, loan servicing, broad mediation, narrow mediation
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