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Paul is now part of the fourth generation in America that is involved in farming and hopes the next generation will be involved also. Through his blog he provides analysis and insight to farmer tax questions.
I was browsing the FarmDoc website maintained by the University of Illinois and came across a series of slides put out as part of the 2010 Illinois Farm Economics Summit. One of the slides was a projection of Revenue Protection payments per acre from 1977 to 2011 assuming the coverage had been available. I am not sure on the APH, but here are some of the interesting findings:
The management of crop insurance strategies can be as important as picking the right seed or fertilizer application. It only takes a few years like 2012 or 2008 to make the difference between earning a profit or perhaps borrowing more from the bank than you planned.
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