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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 ...
Developing a Better CSA Contract
Taxes and Land Preservation: Computing the Capital Gains Tax
Selling development rights or easements has tax implications for landowners, especially those who have owned their farms for a long period of time and seen land values escalate. This fact sheet discusses some of the ...
Estimated Payments Under the 2014 County Agricultural Risk Coverage Program in Maryland
Provides an estimate of potential payments by county for the 2014 Crop Year.
Trend-Adjusted Yield Option Introduced for Crop Insurance
(Center for Agricultural and Natural Resource Policy, 2013-11-01)
Review of Lender Requirements for Beginning Farmer Loan Programs
(Center for Agricultural and Natural Resource Policy, 2013-12-01)
Estate Planning for Farm Families
Poultry Growers Will Have to Wait a Little Longer for Crop Insurance Coverage
This article reviews recent reports looking at the ability to implement crop insurance products for poultry growers. For both business interruption insurance and disease insurance, USDA concluded that the current legislation ...
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 ...