Last week’s eUpdate referenced an article by Monte Vandeveer, K-State Agricultural Economist, that discussed Prevented Planting rules and options for producers facing wet planting conditions for their insured corn crop. A number of new developments, particularly the May 23rd announcement of additional Market Facilitation Program payments, necessitated an updated discussion of farmer options.
The updated article can be found online at: http://agmanager.info/crop-insurance/risk-management-strategies/update-prevented-planting-decisions-and-related-government.
Additional risk management information is available at: http://agmanager.info/crop-insurance/risk-management-strategies.
Questions can be directed to Monte Vandeveer at firstname.lastname@example.org.