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    Farm Bill, High Input Costs, Preservation of Crop Insurance Top of Mind for Farmers

    Amidst ongoing market uncertainty, weather disasters and supply-chain challenges, there’s no shortage of worries on farmers’ brows as eyes look ahead to […]

    July 29, 2022
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    ProAg CEO Kendall Jones Speaks with AM Best TV About Wind, Derechos, Tornadoes and Hurricanes

    In recent years, have tornadoes and other high-wind disasters caused significant damage to crops and livestock? According to ProAg CEO Kendall Jones […]

    July 28, 2022
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    Wild Weather Wreaks Havoc on U.S. Crops, but is Calmer Weather the Solution this Season?

    This past week saw a litany of wild weather across the U.S., including a derecho that swept through the Midwest with 90-plus […]

    July 11, 2022
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    Dust, Wind Rips through South Dakota and Minnesota

    Photo courtesy of @NancyAllard17 Another series of destructive storms, including derecho-like conditions, ripped through the Upper Midwest this past Thursday, blasting 100-plus […]

    May 16, 2022
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    Farmers in Counties with Significant Yield Loss to Receive ARC Payments this Month

    Farmers impacted by yield loss for the 2020-2021 marketing year will be receiving payments this month as part of the Agricultural Risk […]

    October 7, 2021
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    $8.5 Billion Ag Disaster Aid Bill Advances in the House

    A supplemental $8.5 billion disaster aid bill meant for farmers and ranchers was passed Tuesday by the House Agriculture Committee. The bill […]

    July 28, 2021
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    Derecho Damage May Influence 2021 Corn, Soybean Plantings

    The derecho storm system that plowed through nine states in August 2020 is the weather event that wouldn’t die, as some farmers […]

    March 26, 2021
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    House Leaders Axe Ag Derecho Help from Aid Package

    Though it received bipartisan support in the House Agriculture Committee, a provision providing farmers assistance for crop losses stemming from last summer’s […]

    March 3, 2021
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    Crop Insurance Industry Rises to the Occasion

    In what was one of the most challenging years for agriculture, the crop insurance sector rose to the occasion to help stabilize […]

    February 10, 2021
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    Cash Grain Basis Bids Firm Up On Commercial Storage Shortages

    When the derecho system moved through the Midwest in early August, one of the projected long-term implications was on the cash grain […]

    November 6, 2020