Tag Archives: Farm Bill

Soybean farmers see benefit of lifting Cuban embargo

Recently, the American Soybean Association (ASA) released remarks in which it stated that ASA welcomed legislation introduced by Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and backed by a bipartisan group of senators including Sens. Michael Enzi (RWyo.), Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.), Jeff Flake (RAriz.), Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) and Dick Durbin (DIll.) that would end the United States’ trade embargo with Cuba. In a ... Read More »

Partial Insurance Premium Payback

The USDA’s Risk Management Agency has put forward a Good Performance Refund proposed rule with the intent of returning a portion of a farmer’s out-of-pocket premium based on his or her good insurance experience. The United State’s Department of Agriculture’s Risk Management Agency (RMA) published information on Jan. 6, 2011, in the Federal Register regarding a proposed rule on the ... Read More »