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ARC or PLC?  Choice not as clear in 2024

Farmers have about a month to left to enroll in their risk protection programs. Doug Yoder, crop agency manager for Country Financial, says deciding between the Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) or Price Loss Coverage (PLC) program could be more difficult this year.  For example… “Instead... Read More.

Choosing between ARC and PLC anything but clear

A farm management analyst suggests farm program decisions are being clouded by market and weather uncertainty. Kent Thiesse says growers have a lot to consider leading up to the March 15th enrollment deadline for Ag Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage. “The two main factors... Read More.

Full U.S. harvest picture not clear, yet

A market analyst says early harvest results for U.S. corn and soybeans aren’t great and the grain markets could respond higher if results worsen. Arlan Suderman with StoneX Group says he is expecting a clearer picture on the U.S. crop in October and will... Read More.

MOFB: farmers want clean water, but also need a clear WOTUS rule

The Biden administration’s updated Waters of the United States rule continues to come under fire.  During his testimony on Wednesday, Missouri Farm Bureau President Garrett Hawkins told the House Subcommittee on Water that the Waters of the United States rule expands government overreach on... Read More.

A clear look at Indiana farming

From the food you eat to the fuel you put in your vehicle, farming is part of your everyday life.  In this Corn and Soybean Checkoff Connection, Matt Keller, with the Indiana Soybean Alliance and the Indiana Corn Marketing Council shares how the Glass Barn... Read More.