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New insurance program pilot being tested on WV livestock farms

The goal of this new strategy is to be able to offer producers in the state a way to mitigate financial risk. A group of…

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Crop insurance receives more legislative attention in the US

Legislators again consider crop insurance reforms Crop insurance in the U.S. is often criticized as being a major financial drain on the federal government. This…

USDA Risk Management Agency approves 2012 pilot insurance for pistachio crops

The USDA Risk Management Agency (RMA) has announced the start of a new pilot pistachio crop insurance that will start with the crop year in…