Aug 27, 2014
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  • USDA Releases List of Counties Eligible For Supplemental Coverage Option
    Little by little, farmers are getting the information they need to piece together their crop insurance coverage for the coming year.
  • Livestock needs space, too
    Humans domesticated livestock thousands of years ago, but the animals raised and bred on farms and ranches are still wild at heart. Knowing how they will behave as you feed, breed, and transport them can help prevent a serious injury to them or to you. Whether it’s on the farm or at a fair, Grinnell Mutual recommends being aware of your surroundings to prevent a kick, bite, or other injury from an animal.
  • Should You Use Cash Prices or Futures?
    Agricultural economists' research into grain prices may surprise you.
  • Should You Choose Ag Risk Coverage or Price Loss Coverage?
    Before farmers make their decision regarding the new farm bill's safety net, there are some big items to consider.
  • Get back to school safely
    Over 50 million children will attend schools across the United States this school year and all of us can play a role in getting them there safely. Whether it's by school bus, car, on on foot, Grinnell Mutual recommends the following tips for sharing the road with children during this school year.
  • Anglers and landowners work together to fish farm ponds
    Farm ponds provide great fishing experiences whether you fish for food, sport, or relaxation. They are on private property so it’s best to have the permission of the owners before you fish on their land. Courtesy can pay dividends. “The biggest thing you can do is to build that relationship with the land owner and get permission,” says Grinnell Mutual.

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