Illinois: Release of the 2018 Farm Bill What-If Tool for 2021 Decisions Jan 15, 2021

🕔Jan 15, 2021
For the 2021 cropping year, farmers can change their Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) choices from the selections made for the 2019 and 2020 crop years. […]

Biden Sees CSP as Ag Strategy- DTN Oct 22, 2020

🕔Oct 22, 2020
When talking about his climate plan, former Vice President Joe Biden almost always turns at some point to agriculture, farmers and his plan that would expand the Conservation Stewardship Program. […]

Payment Limitations: New Regs For An Old Problem – Gaming The System Aug 31, 2020

🕔Aug 31, 2020
On Monday, August 24, 2020, USDA implemented changes to the payment limitation and eligibility rules for federal farm payments enacted by Congress in the 2018 farm bill (Abbott August 24, 2020; […]

Ohio: NRCS Seeks Comments on 590 Nutrient Management Standard Update Aug 4, 2020

🕔Aug 4, 2020
USDA’s Ohio Natural Resources Conservation Service is inviting input, until August 31, 2020, during a 30-day comment period on their draft revisions to the Nutrient Management Practice Standard (Code 590). […]

Will Recent Payments Outside The Farm Bill Boost The Safety Net? Jul 30, 2020

🕔Jul 30, 2020
Since 1973, US farm program payments follow a process of moving from one regime or plateau to another, with the move occurring in a one to two year period.  Two […]

Feds Move Toward “Heirs’ Land” Rules Bringing Farms Into Mainstream Ag Programs – DTN Mar 9, 2020

🕔Mar 9, 2020
A rule to implement the 2018 farm bill “heirs’ property” provision to help farmers who have inherited land but don’t have clear title or right to Agriculture Department and disaster […]

Farm Bill Programs – Choosing the Right One – Videos Feb 25, 2020

🕔Feb 25, 2020
The deadline to sign up for a farm bill program is approaching quickly. You want to make the best decision possible but are still wondering what is the best fit […]

Farm Program Decision – An Alternative Look Feb 14, 2020

🕔Feb 14, 2020
This article analyzes if the history of 2014 farm bill payments can inform 2018 farm bill decisions between ARC-CO (Agriculture Risk Coverage – county) and PLC (Price Loss Coverage).  The […]

Texas: Farm Bill, Estate Planning Meeting, Spearman, Feb. 24 Feb 12, 2020

🕔Feb 12, 2020
A multi-purpose meeting to address the farm bill, estate planning and auxin training is being hosted Feb. 24 by the Hutchinson and Hansford county offices of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension […]

FSA Encourages Producers to Enroll Soon in ARC, PLC Programs Jan 17, 2020

🕔Jan 17, 2020
USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) encourages agricultural producers to enroll now in the Agriculture Risk (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) programs. March 15, 2020 is the enrollment deadline for […]

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