FARM BUSINESS NEWS
Marcia Zarley Taylor DTN Executive Editor
Mon Sep 23, 2013 11:29 AM CDT


Do the Math on Obamacare

Set politics aside and do the math on your business's options for insurance under Obamacare. Farmers are among the small business owners with one to nine employees who pay 18% more for health insurance than the nation's biggest companies, according to the Washington, D.C.-based advocacy group, Small Business Majority. That's why business consultants and health analysts who have run the numbers think many farmers will have the most to gain under health care reform. We'll know for sure when states unveil their health exchanges Oct. 1.

Analysis by the Kaiser Family Foundation and ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, researchers produce orange-colored corn with sight-saving capabi...
  • Strong Immunity Wins Two weeks after calving, cows lose body condition. But if she is short on nutrients, too, that dr...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Farm lenders should halt their petty rivalry and focus on agriculture's best interest: Our nation...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • GOP Picks Conaway as House Ag Chairman The House Republican Steering Committee on Tuesday selected Rep. Michael Conaway, R-Texas, as the...
  • Head Start A Pennsylvania teen has two years of a farm-to-fork business under his belt and is looking to exp...
  • Woodbury: Farm Family Business One of the world's wealthiest families measures success not in dollars but in authenticity.
  • Ask the Vet A warning about bull breeding soundness.
Related News Stories
DTN Ag Summit
Ag Interest Rate Snapshot
View From the Cab
China May Import More Non-GMO Beans
Canada Committed to KXL
Rookies at Risk - 2
Klinefelter: By the Numbers
Lenders on Alert
Weather Slows Rail Traffic
Rookies at Risk - 1