Whole-farm revenue-protection insurance to be available nationwide in 2016

Whole-farm revenue-protection insurance will be available in all U.S. counties starting in 2016, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Krysta Harden said on Monday. The protection allows producers who had limited access to a risk-management safety net to insure all of the commodities on their farm at once, instead of one commodity at a time, giving them the option of embracing more crop diversity on their farms. Read More »