Southern Crop

Southern Crop

Washed-Out Florida Farms Show Limits of Crop Insurance Reach

In the U.S, government-backed insurance plans help compensate farmers for losses after natural disasters. Unfortunately for the produce growers that were ravaged by recent hurricanes, a lot of the nation’s vegetable and fruit crops aren’t covered.

 

Read more

Related Articles

USDA’s Farm Bill Principles

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue laid out a four-page set of principles for the farm bill Wednesday during a trip to Pennsylvania.   Read more

Read More »