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Maryland Crop Condition
Supplemental Coverage Option Now a Part of the Federal Crop Insurance Program
The 2014 Farm Bill created Supplemental Coverage Option (SCO), a new add-on crop insurance option which provides supplemental coverage on a producer’s underlying crop insurance policy. SCO operates by mimicking a producer’s ...
New Crop Insurance Option for Diversified Operations: Whole Farm Revenue Protection
The 2014 Farm Bill authorized USDA’s Risk Management Agency (RMA) to develop a new type of revenue insurance product, Whole-Farm Revenue Protection (WFRP). WFRP provides a risk management tool for all commodities on farms ...
AGRICULTURAL CONFLICT RESOLUTION SERVICE (ACReS)
Presentation delivered by Mae Johnson of Maryland Department of Agriculture during the 2015 Ag Lease Workshops.
Trend-Adjusted Yield Option Introduced for Crop Insurance
(Center for Agricultural and Natural Resource Policy, 2013-11-01)
A Primer on Crop Insurance
Fundamentally, risk management on a farm is aimed at smoothing out the income or profit stream over time. This is accomplished by accepting lower incomes or profits during good times in exchange for higher incomes or profits ...
New Farm Bill Choices: Dec. 14
This presentation was delivered at the 2014 Policy and Outlook Conference and covers the new farm bill choices.
Federal Crop Insurance is Part of Farm Safety Net for Maryland Potato Producers
Gives overview of the qualifications for crop insurance on potatoes in Maryland
Farm Bill Decision Making: Supplemental Coverage Option
This presentation provides an overview of the Supplemental Coverage Option (SCO) that is apart of the Price Loss Coverage program in the 2014 Farm Bill