Crop Insurance Needs Tweaks
Friday, December 13, 2013 8:25AM CST
The federal crop insurance program can be stronger, Brandon Willis told attendees at the National Grain and Feed Association's Country Elevator Conference. He said RMA is focused on three areas to help improve the program -- integrity, expanding coverage and education.
Friday, December 13, 2013 8:14AM CST
Though the debate about climate change continues, Iowa state officials said during an extreme weather symposium Wednesday they are more concerned with adapting to heavier rain patterns.
Brazil Crop Insurance - 3
Friday, December 13, 2013 8:08AM CST
Fostering a universal crop insurance scheme wouldn't be that expensive and the potential benefits to Brazilian agriculture are significant.
Brazil Crop Insurance - 2
Thursday, December 12, 2013 11:52AM CST
Brazil's government needs to show greater commitment to crop insurance, and find a way to attract Cerrado farmers, if the system is to become universal.