Crop Talk

Current Running Harvest Prices

Stay up to date with the current running harvest price averages for several commodities which can be found below.

These prices are current as of 10/15/18. The price discovery period for corn and soybeans will continue throughout the month of October.

 

2018-10-17T08:10:22+00:00

2018 Farm Bill: The Series

In this upcoming series we will be talking all things surrounding the 2018 Farm Bill. Each episode will review various topics and questions in hopes of shedding informative light with the help of our guests and discussions. 

Let us know your thoughts and feedback during each episode and what you’d like […]

2018-06-12T10:53:35+00:00

Farm Bill: Updates From The Hill

Listed below are the top 10 highlights of the 2018 Farm Bill from the House Agriculture Committee.

  1. Farm Policy:

    • The Agriculture & Food Act of 2018 works to address the 5-year, 52-percent decline in the farm economy by providing certainty that an extension of […]
2018-04-24T14:49:50+00:00

Excessive Rainfall Program

ABIS Crop Insurance has been talking to farmers a lot about this Excessive Rainfall product. Why? Because we believe that farmers should an upper hand from the financial impact of wet weather that Mother Nature provides. 

What is it?

  • Protection against too much rain […]
2018-04-20T10:42:05+00:00

Extended Winter Potentially Effecting Farmers’ Insurance

Watch the full video here.

Southern Minnesota –

Recent snowfall has delayed the ability for crops to begin the growing process.

Farmers looking for coverage to protect their crops from further or potential delay still have time before the deadline to plant corn (May 31st) and soybeans (June 10th).

Most growers have already […]

2018-04-19T13:21:26+00:00

The Little “Extras” in Crop Insurance

Watch ABIS Mankato’s Travis Stewart in the second video of the Crop Talk series. In this webcast, Travis will give insight on the latest innovation in the crop insurance industry, private MPCI Add-On products.

Watch the video here.

These latest innovations in the crop insurance industry tend to fit in one […]

2018-02-08T17:46:19+00:00

Whole Farm Revenue Protection, Worth a Look?

Watch ABIS Mankato’s Travis Stewart in the first video of the Crop Talk webcast series.

These videos will cover topics including changes to crop insurance, the 2018 Farm Bill, and other unique solutions that ABIS’ very own experts feel will help better manage risks in farm operations. In this webcast, Travis […]

2018-02-02T15:21:04+00:00