Farm Programs: Supplemental Coverage Option – Is It Right for You? – Videos

🕔Mar 13, 2019Supplemental Coverage Option (SCO) was created after the passage of the 2014 Farm Bill. Before 2019, most farmers in the Midwest could not use SCO because SCO is only available […]

President’s Ag Budget Proposal Causes Some Hand-Wringing – DTN

🕔Mar 13, 2019Despite some lobbying last month by the crop-insurance industry, the Trump administration’s budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2020 again calls for reducing crop-insurance premiums, lowering income eligibility and reducing crop-insurance […]

Illinois: 2019 Crop Insurance Guarantees

🕔Mar 6, 2019The 2019 projected prices for setting crop insurance guarantees in Midwest states are $4.00 per bushel for corn and $9.54 per bushel for soybeans.  In this article, revenue guarantees are […]

Virginia Cotton: Crop Insurance – 5 Tips Before Making a Decision

🕔Mar 5, 2019I’ll start off with a generalization that it is back like it used to be.  So it should be easy to decide – right.  Well, sort of but there are […]

Corn, Soybeans: Crop Insurance Decisions for 2019

🕔Mar 4, 2019The price discovery period used to determined projected prices and volatility factors for federally sponsored corn and soybean crop insurance products for 2019 is completed.  For the majority of the […]

Cotton: Crop Insurance Options – The STAX vs. SCO Decision

🕔Feb 28, 2019Plains Cotton Growers, Inc., has developed a new resource for cotton producers currently evaluating crop insurance options for 2019. With the addition of Seed Cotton as a Title One covered […]

Corn Belt: Revenue-Based Crop Insurance Projections Available – DTN

🕔Feb 27, 2019The month of February is important for growers in the key Corn Belt states who purchase revenue-based crop insurance policies. It’s when the projected prices for those policies are set. […]

Corn, Soybeans: 2019 Crop Revenues, Farm Program Guarantees

🕔Feb 27, 2019With the end of February nearing, projected prices for determining crop insurance guarantees are close to final. For corn, the projected price in 2019 will be near that of 2018, […]

Arkansas: Crop Insurance Sales Closing Date – Feb. 28

🕔Feb 26, 2019The crop insurance Sales Closing Date for spring planted crops in Arkansas is February 28, 2019. The USDA-Risk Management Agency (RMA) recently announced the 2019 crop year projected prices for […]

Pistachios: Got Opinions About Pilot Crop Insurance Policy?

🕔Feb 21, 2019Agralytica of Alexandria, Virginia, is conducting an evaluation of the pistachio insurance plan on behalf of the USDA’s Risk Management Agency (RMA).  As part of the review, Agralytica staff will […]

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