• Farm Bureau Compares Crop Insurance to Ad Hoc Disaster

    Farm Bureau Compares Crop Insurance to Ad Hoc Disaster

    As Congress continues preparation for the 2018 Farm Bill, rural America continues to voice its support for maintaining a strong crop insurance system. Farm Bureau Compares Crop Insurance to Ad Hoc DisasterOne of the loudest voices in that chorus belongs to the country’s largest farm organization, the American Farm Bureau Federation. March 30, 2018
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  • Senator John Thune (R-S.D.) and Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.)

    Midwest Senators introduce the 2018 Agriculture Data Act

    As Congress begins putting together the framework for the 2018 Farm Bill, Senator John Thune (R-S.D.) and Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), both members of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, have jointly introduced bipartisan legislation to improve agriculture data research of conservation practices. March 21, 2018
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  • Scholarships, Training Build Strong Communities

    Scholarships, Training Build Strong Communities

    Part of National Crop Insurance Services (NCIS) mission is to help under-served communities in rural America by providing access to top risk management, as well as marketing training and education to help develop the agriculture workforce. March 19, 2018
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  • Crop Insurance: Private-sector delivery

    Crop Insurance: Private-sector delivery

    The third and final installment of an educational video series that examines the upcoming Farm Bill has been released. March 09, 2018
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  • 12 reasons why crop insurance is essential

    12 reasons why crop insurance is essential

    March 08, 2018
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  • Spray Window Advisor

    Field Insights™: Spray Advisor

    The Spray Window Advisor is a new feature added to Field Insights. This feature allows the ability to exclude and set criteria by the person who knows the field the best, the farmer. February 23, 2018
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  • Crop Insurance Acreage Sets New Mark in 2017

    Crop Insurance Acreage Sets New Mark in 2017

    2017 was an historic year for crop insurance, with 311 million acres enrolled in the system. For perspective, that’s an area roughly the size of California, Texas and New York combined. February 22, 2018
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  • Risk Management Minute

    Risk Management Minute

    The first installment of an educational video series examines the upcoming Farm Bill. February 20, 2018
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  • Committee Chairman Mike Conaway

    Former RMA Administrator Opines on Crop Insurance Critics

    The House Agriculture Committee is diligently working on a new Farm Bill, which Committee Chairman Mike Conaway (R-TX) hopes will receive a vote in the House of Representatives before the end of March. February 06, 2018
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  • Former RMA Administrator Opines on Crop Insurance Critics

    Former RMA Administrator Opines on Crop Insurance Critics

    Kenneth Ackerman, a former Administrator of the USDA’s Risk Management Agency, recently published an article entitled Top Priority for the 2018 Farm Bill: Protect Federal Crop Insurance. February 02, 2018
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