Farm Bill 2014 Timeline
Dan Looker (Successful Farming Business Editor) and Steve Johnson (ISU Extension Farm Management Specialist) discuss possible timing of certain events regarding the Agricultural Act of 2014.of programs. More importantly in our discussion today. This whole idea the Risk Management Agency and CEO. I'll take the best gas when will we see SC EO regulations. May be August again. The programmes ever been
ARC, PLC, SCO, How Do They work?
I am Dan business editor was successful farming magazine. And with us again today is Steve Johnson. Farm management specialist with Iowa State University extension Steve welcome thanks for coming back and today we're gonna talk a little bit about. How all the one of the farm bill programs artworks.-- is like the -- -- program. PLC is like the old counter cyclical . Payment program of the CCP. Then if you dude shoes. The PLC. You can always. And as CEO. Interior insurance mix. And that
Stopping Nitrate Pollution
William Stowe, Chief Executive Officer and General Manager of Des Moines, IA Water Works, discusses what can be done for nitrate removal for clean water.early nineties when we violated that is one waterworks -- violated the safe drinking water standards. And was told by the US Environmental Protection Agency that we had do. Construct these facilities. To provide safe drinking water to cost -- their early ninety's of about four and a half of 500 dollar societal call. But the operating costs on
ARC or PLC Strategies
Dan Looker and Iowa State Extension Farm Management Specialist, Steve Johnson, discuss FSA commodity crop enrollment decisions and the 2014 Farm Bill.our -- -- price. But that's how you calculate price on the art programs PLC simple reference price 370 court. 840 means. By. Fonts -- those prices. That are offering higher. Heart triggered. He'll see us
Base Acreage Reallocation
Dan Looker and Iowa State Extension Farm Management Specialist, Steve Johnson, discuss base acreage reallocation and the 2014 Farm Bill.chance to sign up for to choose between this year. The agricultural risk coverage which as a revenue program. And price loss coverage which is a so called target price program only now it's called the reference price. And all of this is somewhat of-- you -- -- -- you mention our revenue base -- the price loss . -- is like -- acre program PLC is like the old counter cyclical program. There's another piece and I think it's base
Five Year Farm Program
Dan Looker (Successful Farming Business Editor) and Steve Johnson (ISU Extension Farm Management Specialist) discuss the range of 'safety nets' available to farms in the Agricultural Act of 2014.Would you want to enroll your farm in to the PLC. Or price loss coverage. Again I think it's important to discern the difference. Arc is a revenue based yields and price. County our farm fields.
Collin Peterson on crop insurance
-I just wanted to ask. It's not because, you know, we have any particular criticisms of the crop insurance program. Many of our readers, viewers are still worried about it because the Environmental Working Group and other small government organizations want to cut spending on crop insurance, and soIt's not because, you know, we have any particular criticisms of the crop insurance program. Many of our readers, viewers are still worried about it because the Environmental Working Group and other small government organizations want to cut spending on crop insurance , and so my question is, do you think there is any chance that the House agriculture committee would reduce the levels of premium subsidies for crop insurance in the next farm bill? -No, I don't think so. I mean, anything that happened, it would be a limit on the premium subsidies on very large [unk], and I don't think that will happen either, but there is some momentum building there, I guess, and I hear about that from people who might not at all concerned, but some people who are driving up the land prices and rent prices to a point where it's crazy, you know, and a lot of people think it's, to some extent, causing the problem for
First Look: Google Glass
Get an early glimpse at the latest innovation from Google and early entry into the 'wearable' computer technology marketplace, Google Glass. Look for more coverage on the device and how farmers can put it to use soon on Agriculture.com and in Successful Farming magazine.part of the lives of others. In case things got around. The Kodak camera when they came out break back it's. Uprisings and fans on the places where. Results of fear -- technology. You're in now
How USDA Conducts August Yield Estimates
Iowa State University Extension, Farm and Agriculture Business Specialist, Steve Johnson, explains the process used by the USDA in estimating yields.central time. The first in field yield estimates. From the national -- statistics service the suspense Steve Johnson I was state university -- -- business management specialist. On behalf of agriculture dot com.
Crop Insurance Harvest Price Update
Iowa State University Extension, Farm and Agriculture Business Specialist, Steve Johnson, discusses crop insurance for the fall.again that first there was what we call projected price that was November futures price average -- on February. And that's -- number that was used calculate premiums to calculate revenue guarantees. But remember using revenue protection crop insurance you're guaranteed higher -- price. That November futures . Price average in February or harvest price whichever is higher. And there's the harvest price now we still don't know what that