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March 13 10:44 AM
On average, federal crop insurance subsidies cover 62 percent of premiums. These subsidies are completely unlimited, meaning the largest and wealthiest farms receive premium subsidies on every acre they farm. A Government Accountability Office study from 2012 pointed to an example of one farm who insured crops in eight counties and received about $1.
March 13 10:44 AM
BATON ROUGE, La. — The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has confirmed the presence of the highly pathogenic H5N2 avian influenza (AI) in commercial turkey flocks in Pope County, Minn., also in Jasper and Moniteau counties in Missouri.
March 06 01:23 PM
Agents with the Louisiana Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control (ATC), with the help of the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office (LPSO), arrested a Ruston woman this past weekend for selling alcohol out of her home without valid state or local alcohol permits.
March 06 01:23 PM
While CSP is a continuous sign-up program and producers can apply to enroll at any time of the year, NRCS applies a cut-off date for applications to be considered during a particular fiscal year. Once the cut-off date is past, producers may continue to apply for the program, but they.
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