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Thursday, January 03, 2013
Washington Times Criticizes RMA
Washington Times has an article criticizing the Congressional mandate for RMA to push crop insurance.
money is going toward educating farmers on how to make use of crop
insurance, adding potential new customers to an already overburdened
federal program that costs taxpayers billions of dollars each year, the agency’s own documents show."