Wednesday, November 02, 2011
Why Crop Insurance Is Good
Speed. The farmer gets a check in 1 or 2 weeks. That's the story this farmer is pushing. (I owe someone a hat tip, but lost it.) It's an op-ed by a corn/soybean farmer. Since I usually diss crop insurance here, it's time to acknowledge a different view. (I guess the writer knows the insurance is subsidized but he likes the fact he pays for (a part of) it.