Farm Bill Workshop-December 17th

Farm Bill: Securing our future

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is partnering with the USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) to conduct Farm Bill: ARC/PLC & Farm Financial Decisions meetings statewide this fall. Sigourney is one of the meeting sites where producers and landlords can learn about the program election/enrollment process regarding the Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) and/or Price Loss Coverage (PLC) commodity crop programs. This meeting will take place in Sigourney on Tuesday, December 17th beginning at 5:30pm at the Keokuk County Expo, 22400 220th Avenue in Sigourney.
 
“This meeting is designed to help producers, landlords and other agri-business professionals with ARC/PLC election and enrollment process and tools to available,” says Steve Johnson, farm management specialist with ISU Extension and Outreach.
 
Topics and presenters include:

  • ARC/PLC Programs Rules & Regulations: USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) representative
  • ARC/PLC Decisions, Using the ISU Payment Analyzer & Farm Financial Issues: Ryan Drollette, ISU Extension Farm Management Specialist

 
The meeting will last approximately three hours. No pre-registration or registration fee is required. More than 50 similar meetings will be held statewide in November and December.
 
For more information, contact the Keokuk County Extension Office at 641-622-2680 or Ryan Drollette at (319) 337-2145. 

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