Farmers need risk management tools

April 2012
Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;4/20/2012, p6
The article reports on the appearance made by Texas cotton producer Woody Anderson at a U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture farm bill hearing held in Dodge City, Kansas. Anderson urged the U.S. Congress to approve a new farm bill in 2012 that will provide American farmers risk management opportunities. He cited the importance of not allowing budget constraints and farm program critics to undermine the farm safety net's effectiveness.


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