The 2014 Farm Bill added new restrictions on the definition of family. Family is defined as lineal ancestor or descendant, a sibling or anyone married to any of these. Cousins, nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles are no longer considered to be family under the new restrictions.
This will now affect payment limitations at the partnership level for FSA programs. Follow the link to learn more about payment limitations due to the new 2014 Farm Bill restrictions.