Industry Update. 2020 USDA's RMA announced a new crop insurance option for HEMP.
Recently introduced Whole-Farm Revenue Protection policy targets diversified farms and farmers selling multiple commodities, including specialty crops to wholesale markets. The new policy is also designed to meet the risk management needs of diversified crop and livestock producers, including those growing specialty crops and /or selling to local and regional markets, farm indentity preserved markets or direct markets.
News release from USDA. Expands Farm Safety Net, Offers Greater Flexibility for Beginning Farmers, Organic and Fruit Vegetable Growers. Now available in Kentucky.
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