ELKHART — Three Purdue economists will help northern Indiana farmers weigh their 2014 crop insurance options in a free webinar this week.
Purdue’s Center for Commercial Agriculture will broadcast the webinar at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 6. Purdue Economists Roman Keeney, Michael Langemeier and Jim Mintert will review the 2014 crop insurance decisions faced by Midwest corn and soybean producers, according to a news release from Elkhart County Purdue Extension. The broadcast will also be archived for later viewing.
The webinar will also provide a brief overview of the new Farm Bill, focusing on the new Price Loss Coverage (PLC) and Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) that will be available in the future.
For more information, visit www.agecon.purdue.edu/commercialag/progevents/crop_insurance_webinar.html.