Farm Bill

Farm Bill Videos with Dr. Joe Outlaw

Farm Bill Videos with Dr. Joe Outlaw

Here are a series of videos where Dr. Joe Outlaw reviews the key elements of the farm bill and introduces the grower decision aid developed by Texas A&M University:

Overview of Commodity Program Producer Decisions

Price Loss Coverage and SCO

Discussion of the ARC Option

Explaining how to input data into the decision aid part 1

Explaining how to input data into the decision aid part 2

Registering for the decision aid

Introduction to the crop insurance decision tool

 

Here is the page with links to all 24 videos 

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Farm Bill Safety Net Programs Now Open for Enrollment

Farm Bill Safety Net Programs Now Open for Enrollment

By Tyson Redpath, The Russell Group 

The USDA has announced signup for the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) Program and the Price Loss Coverage (PLC) Program covering the 2019 and 2020 crop years. Updated by the 2018 Farm Bill, these revised safety net programs allow California rice growers to enroll and elect coverage in crop-by-crop ARC-County or PLC, or ARC-individual for the entire farm, for program year 2019. This election will apply for the 2019 and 2020 crop years.

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