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  1. ProAg News
    Strong Claims Response Helps Farmers Deal with Tough Spring

    The numbers tell the tale: 19.4 million prevented planting acres and more than $1.49 billion in prevented planting indemnities paid thus far […]

    September 4, 2019
  2. ProAg News
    New Energy — New Logo — Same Mission

    From the day our founder set out on horseback to sell crop insurance to his neighboring Texas wheat farmers, ProAg has focused […]

    August 15, 2019
  3. Crop Insurance
    12 Tips for Acreage Accuracy

    Few steps in the crop insurance process are more critical than acreage reporting. With the reporting deadlines for major crops approaching, ProAg wanted […]

    May 14, 2019
  4. Top Ag News
    ProAg Announces Agreement to Acquire AmTrust Ag

    ProAg today announced a purchase agreement had been signed to acquire crop managing general agent AmTrust Agriculture Insurance Services (AmTrust Ag).

    April 23, 2019
  5. ProAg News
    USDA Outlines Eligibility for 2019 Supplemental Coverage Option

    The USDA RMA outlines eligibility for 2019 Supplemental Coverage Option (SCO) regarding elections for Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC).

    March 13, 2019
  6. ProAg News
    IRS Waives Estimated Tax Penalty for Farmers

    The Internal Revenue Service will waive the estimated tax penalty for any qualifying farmer or fisherman who files his or her 2018 federal income tax return and pays any tax due by Monday, April 15, 2019. The deadline is Wednesday, April 17, 2019, for taxpayers residing in Maine or Massachusetts.

    March 7, 2019
  7. ProAg News
    USDA Sees Higher Farm Income

    Net farm income is expected to rise 8.1% in 2019, according to the latest projection from USDA, but the increase won’t make up for the 17.8% drop in 2018.

    March 7, 2019
  8. ProAg News
    Comparing Water Balance of Soybeans, Peas, Dry Beans vs. Fallow

    Over the past 30 years, many dryland farmers in western Nebraska have replaced conventional tillage fallow with no-till chem-fallow to improve water conservation practices under wheat-corn-fallow or wheat-fallow rotations. However, the long-term sustainability of fallow is becoming a challenge.

    March 7, 2019
  9. ProAg News
    How Policy Developments are Affecting Livestock Programs

    As the 2018 Farm Bill programs and policies begin to be implemented, there tends to be a great deal of attention given to the commodity programs for crop producers. But there are important parts of the farm bill for livestock producers as well, and not just dairy.

    March 7, 2019
  10. Top Ag News
    Tokio Marine HCC Names Michael Schell as Next President and Announces William Burke’s Retirement

    Tokio Marine HCC today announced that Michael Schell will become its next President effective April 1, 2019, replacing William Burke who is retiring.

    March 6, 2019