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Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Drought Costs 3.3 Percent
That's the takeaway from the Des Moines Register piece on the USDA estimate of 2012 income. That says to me, whatever I think of crop insurance, the current system puts an effective floor under income for most crop producers.