TITLE

House hearing looks at 2011 disasters, crop insurance

AUTHOR(S)
Benentt, David
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;8/4/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 16, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the testimony of William J. Murphy, Administrator of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Risk Management Agency (RMA), before the House Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management in 2011. The subcommittee questions Murphy on ongoing floods, drought, and program intricacies. He also talks about the spread of crop insurance throughout the country's agriculture and the relationship between RMA and private partners.
ACCESSION #
64294508

 

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