Keeping Crop Insurance Affordable Key to ‘Doing No Harm’

The popularity of crop insurance was on full display during debate of the 2014 Farm Bill, and the phrase “do no...

Keeping Crop Insurance Affordable Key to ‘Doing No Harm’
posted on: Nov 13, 2014 | author: Farm Policy Facts

Availability Key to Crop Insurance’s Success

The passage of the 2014 Farm Bill marked a pivotal point in U.S farm policy, whereby the federal government ended...

Availability Key to Crop Insurance’s Success
posted on: Oct 31, 2014 | author: Farm Policy Facts

Our View: An Apology Would Be Nice

When commodity prices were strong, farm incomes were up, and the agricultural sector was credited with helping offset...

Our View: An Apology Would Be Nice
posted on: Oct 23, 2014 | author: Farm Policy Facts

Thailand’s Quest for World Domination… In Rice and Sugar

Thailand is a behemoth in the world rice market by anyone’s definition.   Using an assortment of subsidies and...

posted on: Oct 20, 2014 | author: Farm Policy Facts

Two New Videos Take Aim at Global Sugar Subsidies

posted on: Oct 10, 2014 | author: Farm Policy Facts

During its recent annual convention, the American Sugar Alliance unveiled two educational videos to illustrate the ever-increasing rates of foreign...

2012 Ag Census Up Close: Smart Farm Policies Essential To Young Farmers

posted on: Sep 18, 2014 | author: Farm Policy Facts

The number of young farmers is trending modestly upwards, according to 2012 Ag Census released earlier this year. Young, beginning principal...

Our View: Let the Science Speak for Itself

Our View: Let the Science Speak for Itself

posted on: Sep 11, 2014 | author: Farm Policy Facts

Farm Policy Facts has never shied away from calling out farm policy critics for mischaracterizing agriculture, defying common sense, or twisting...

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