Blogs Tagged crop insurance

  1. Climate Change From A Faith-based Perspective

    Farmers need to help find solutions to cope with climate change, says a discussion at a church in Ames.

    04/07/2014

  2. Looking On The Bright Side Of Lower Prices

    A South Dakota farmer lists the positive things that will happen in a year when crop profit margins are tight.

    03/10/2014

  3. Super-Sized Equipment Not Suited for Highly Erodible Ground

    Matching machinery size to soil conservation needs on Iowa's steep slopes.

    02/14/2014

  4. What's In The Farm Bill 'Bag' For You

    Hundreds of groups thanked Congress for finally getting the Farm Bill done. Here's a peek at what's in it for Northeast farmers.

    02/11/2014

  5. Farmers Like the New Farm Bill; Activists Cry Foul

    Some things never change when it comes to Congress, farmers and environmentalists.

    02/10/2014

  6. Farm policy from the grassroots

    Loads of information, delegate votes on policy, keynote speeches highlight American Farm Bureau Convention.

    01/28/2014

  7. Bright Future For Corn, But Does Danger Lurk Around Every Corner?

    At the S.D. corn convention, speakers say there's plenty of profit potential in corn -- but many political and regulatory challenges are coming.

    01/18/2014

  8. Why Iowa Needs A Farm Bill Now

    Iowa leaders remain hopeful Congress will pass a new farm bill before end of the year.

    11/11/2013

  9. Conservation Compliance Not Always Clear

    One thing is clear, if you want to remain eligible for federal farm programs, you best have a determination made before one tree is cut or one puddle drained.

    10/04/2013

  10. How Government Shutdown Affects Farmers

    Farm bill expired Oct. 1, same day government shut down.

    10/02/2013