AG POLICY NEWS
Ag Policy Blog
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Thu Feb 27, 2014 07:00 PM CST

While the farm bill is passed, attention at Commodity Classic in San Antonio turned Thursday to how it might work on the farm.

I was feeling more than a bit under the weather on Thursday at the event. Some simple advice: If your stomach is feeling a bit queasy, the solution isn't Mexican food.

Back to work, the basic decision farmers will have to make on commodity programs is whether to sign up for the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) or Price Loss Coverage (PLC). Farmers get to choose which program they want for any particular commodity. They can sign up corn ...

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