FARM BUSINESS NEWS
Minding Ag's Business
Marcia Zarley Taylor DTN Executive Editor
Sun Feb 23, 2014 03:38 PM CST

Which farm program option you choose under the 2014 Farm Act will be a split decision, largely along commodity lines, land grant university economists are finding.

Growers and their landlords will have a one-time chance to commit to a farm program option, and that decision will be in force through the life of the 5-year law. Fortunately, it will take USDA months to write regulations, so analysts believe you'll have until at least June to bone up on the alternatives and school your landlords on the specifics.

Preliminary analysis shows wheat country is likely to opt for Price Loss Coverage ...

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