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Dairy margin insurance critical for farmers in 2023

Razor-thin margins have triggered insurance payments to dairy farmers almost every month of 2023. American Farm Bureau Federation’s Danny Munch tells Brownfield all farmers enrolled in the USDA Dairy Margin Coverage Program for the first time received catastrophic payments during the summer. “For the first... Read More.

Food banks view farmers as critical partners

An executive director of a Feeding America state affiliate says partnerships with farmers are increasingly important to provide local food to those in need. Emily Weikert Bryant with Feeding Indiana’s Hungry tells Brownfield since the pandemic, there’s been a significant increase in the ability to... Read More.