Proposals have been made to limit the amount of Federally-paid crop insurance premiums on a per farm basis. A $40,000 limit was proposed in the last farm bill and the 2016 Trump budget included this limit as well. The sizes of corn and soybean farms that reach a $40,000 limit […]
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.
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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 […]
Read some tips on year-end tax basics from Paul Neiffer from CliftonLarsonAllen
The House Republican tax-reform bill would preserve interest expensing for most farms and would phase out the state tax, but some producers would lose a tax deduction that their cooperatives pass on to them. Read the entire article from Agri-Pulse.
There are numerous motivations for farmers to expand their businesses. Even in today's environment of tight margins, many farmers are exploring options. Read the entire article from farmdoc Daily.
The Risk Management Agency (RMA) 2017 Harvest Prices for corn and soybeans have been announced.
Art Barnaby discusses the proposed cap on insurance premium subsidies and the elimination of the harvest-price option utilized by the majority of producers.
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Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley says the number one priority when writing the new farm bill he has for farmers this season is to preserve a vigorous crop insurance program. Read more inside!