A regional vice president with the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association wants to see a more robust Livestock Risk Protection program in the next farm bill. Minnesota cattle feeder Mike Landuyt serves region three, which includes Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Wisconsin, and Illinois. “Just trying to expand... Read More.
A crop insurance agent says volatile futures prices for hogs and cattle have more producers looking into Livestock Risk Protection. Jon Strohl with Farm Credit Illinois tells Brownfield recent shifts in the market have more producers interested in protecting their bottom line from... Read More.