Crop Insurance agent William Cole says farmers should take a closer look at the Supplemental Coverage Option or SCO as they get further into their preparations for enrolling in the 2014 farm bill programs....More
The USA Rice Outlook Conference drew one of its largest crowds in several years to the State House Convention Center in Little Rock, Ark. Attendees heard the U.S. economy is showing signs of improving and that the prospects for more rice acres and slightly higher rice prices in U.S. rice are good in 2015.
What do you want a cover crop to accomplish? That would seem to be a very basic question, but many growers are simply planting cover crops to have something green on the field in the winter, says Tracy Blackmer....More