Crop insurance: cuts, consequences

Bennett, David
August 2010
Southwest Farm Press;8/5/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 16, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the effects of the Standard Reinsurance Agreement (SRA) that includes a six billion U.S. dollars cut on farmers in the U.S. After the SRA negotiations between crop insurance companies and the Department of Agriculture, companies warn farmers about the consequences of the SRA. Bob Parkerson, president of National Crop Insurance Services Inc., discusses the possibility that the SRA will create industry consolidation.


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