Crop Insurance News

Conservation, Crop Insurance and Tax Dollars

This week's opinion is written by Rachael Meyer, rachaelm@cfra.org, Center for Rural Affairs. Rachael is a summer intern in the policy program.

The federal crop insurance program provides an agricultural safety net, and crop insurance premium subsidies were created to increase usage of these risk management tools. The federal government subsidizes, on average, 62 percent of crop insurance premiums annually.

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