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 ...

Quick View
  • Prepping for a Pest USDA has released a new set of pest response guidelines for Helicoverpa armigera, the voracious g...
  • Racing the Clock For Brian Marshall, the clock starts the minute a new calf hits the ground. Within the first four...
  • Hay Baling Safety Important Looking at it as a sporting event, mid-July is the halftime of the hay baling season in most of t...
  • "Easy Money Times Over" Feeding the world population won't be as hard as expected over the next decade some experts forec...
  • Weathering the Drought Parts of the panhandle and western Oklahoma are still considered as being in extreme or exception...
  • Clearing the Air EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy told a group of agribusiness representatives that her agency want...
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Peak prices since 2007 didn't slow megafarm consolidation. Mid-size operators may need to collabo...
  • Corn's Hidden Highways Scientists are rewriting the route to better hybrids.
  • Ask the Vet Before implanting heifers that will be bred, consult with a veterinarian to be sure fertility won...
Related News Stories
Washington Insider --Wednesday
Washington Insider --Tuesday
Washington Insider -- Monday
Washington Insider -- Friday
New Rural Infrastructure Fund
Washington Insider -- Thursday
Senators Meet with McCarthy
Washington Insider -- Wednesday
Washington Insider -- Tuesday
Washington Insider