June 3 is deadline for choosing ACRE as revenue-protection plan

Stewart, Jennifer
May 2013
Southeast Farm Press Exclusive Insight;5/15/2013, p5
The article reports that June 3, 2013 is the deadline for crop producers to decide whether to participate in the Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE) plan or continue with the regular Direct and Counter-Cyclical Payment Program. The programs are administered by the Farm Service Agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture and aims to help guard farm revenues. For producers opting for ACRE, they could receive revenue-based payments instead of price-based counter-cyclical payments.


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