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Cutting the crop insurance subsidies is proving to be challenging

It is now expected that part of the reductions in subsidized coverage for growers will be repealed. Back in April, Republicans in Congress formed a…

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Crop insurance subsidy limits applauded by reformers

Those in favor or restrictions of this nature gave their praise to a U.S. House of Representatives vote. Reformers for the crop insurance subsidy gave…

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Crop insurance in Kansas farm bill pleases farmers

Though growers are pleased that the program continues to exist, they are wary of cuts to direct subsidies. Farmers in Kansas are thrilled that their…

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Crop insurance push made for conservation requirements

Rep. Mike Thompson wants the subsidized coverage to require compliance for eligibility. Among the differences between the current federally subsidized crop insurance program and the…

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Crop insurance subsidy could come to an end for tobacco farmers

Growers of these plants in Kentucky are strongly opposed to this new proposal to end their programs. An amendment to the 2013 Farm Bill was…

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Crop insurance study shows coverage saved thousands of jobs

It is believed that employment was maintained for 17,000 people in Iowa and Nebraska due to the protection. The results of a recent study have…

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Crop insurance program changes are supported by some farmers

Some growers in Kansas are giving the nod to a bill that would decrease newly converted land subsidies. Although it would be natural to expect…