Don’t Complain with Your Mouth Full

Friday, September 13th, 2013   /  Tags: crop insurance, farm bill

Crop insurance continues to grow as the vital safety net for America’s farmers and ranchers. All farmers experience risk at some level and crop insurance is the primary tool available to manage that risk. It has proven itself to be a sound investment for both food producers and consumers alike. During the recent farm bill debate in the House, several amendments sought to reduce the availability and affordability of crop insurance, threatening the stability of food, fuel and fiber. Click here to read what cutting crop insurance could have meant for the future of our affordable and sustainable food supply.