The Illinois Nutrient Loss Reduction Strategy and other statewide efforts to reduce the loss of nutrients from modern farming include farmer adoption of cover cropping practices as one of the priorities. ...
Thanks to the Fowler Agency for standing up for crop insurance with Secretary Perdue at the Southwest Council of Agribusiness 2017 Annual Meeting in Lamesa, TX today. #donoharm
The rural economy is largely dependent on farmers' ability to rebound after disaster strikes. Following the historic 2012 drought, crop insurance saved 20,900 jobs.
Our Southern Region RVP, Chris Ohm, is in the San Luis Valley near Alamosa, CO, where the potato harvest is in full swing. Chris was working with our local ProAg partners and took some pictures as they stopped to learn about all the steps involved in harvesting potatoes. Thanks for the great pics, Christopher Ohm!
Come join us at the 2017 Farm Science Review in London, Ohio September 19-21. We already had a great visit with some members of the Fort Recovery, OH FFA this morning. Stop by and say Hi! to our staff in Tent 1 - Booth 64. We hope to see you there!
“We generally don’t like to deal with risk or think negatively,” says Steven Slezak, a former finance professor at California Polytechnic State University. “But risk and uncertainty are the rule we have to deal with in agriculture. The problem is people tend to confuse risk and uncertainty. Risk is quantifiable, uncertainty is not.”
Here are a handful of risks you can immediately manage on your farm.
Agents: Don't forget to sign up for the Whole-Farm Revenue Protection - Intermediate webinar being held on September 20, 2017. Check out ProAgPortal for more information and to register. Continuing education credits have been filed in some states, so please contact your Account Representative for more information.
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