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What's New For Crop Insurance?

00:01:00.055   2018-02-12   
Check out what's new for crop insurance this year before the deadlines, at the end of February and mid-March. (Stephanie Ho and Rob Johansson, Acting Deputy Undersecretary for Farm Production and Conservation)

Crop Insurance is Reminder that "Ag is a Risky Business"

00:01:00.003   2018-02-12   
Ag is a risky business -- which is why there's crop insurance. (Stephanie Ho and Rob Johansson, Acting Deputy Undersecretary for Farm Production and Conservation)

Actuality: Why Is Crop Insurance Important?

00:00:39.575   2018-02-12   
Rob Johansson, Acting Deputy Undersecretary for Farm Production and Conservation, emphasizes that crop insurance is an important part of the farm safety net.

Actuality: Crop Insurance, Some Important Numbers

00:00:20.584   2018-02-12   
Rob Johansson, Acting Deputy Undersecretary for Farm Production and Conservation, has some essential crop insurance numbers.

Corn Prices Up on Increased Export Sales

00:00:46.994   2018-02-12   
Corn prices are up, based on higher export sales. (Stephanie Ho; World Ag Outlook Board Chair Seth Meyer; USDA Chief Economist Rob Johansson)

Slight Increase in Global Wheat Production

00:00:59.585   2018-02-12   
Wheat production is up globally, but use is also up, which means a decrease in ending stocks. (Stephanie Ho and USDA Chief Economist Rob Johansson)

Conservation Program Enrollment By Acreage

00:00:59.506   2018-02-12   
Some may be surprised by how many acres are enrolled in various USDA conservation programs. (Rod Bain and Natural Resources Conservation Service Deputy Chief Jimmy Bramlett)