conservation reserve program

Court Ruling May Reduce CRP Acres

Jul 8, 2013
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A recent federal tax court ruling might affect the amount of farmland in Southeast Iowa that’s put into conservation programs.

More SEIA Farmland to Conservation

Jul 3, 2013
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The amount of farmland in conservation programs across Iowa as dropped in the past decade, but Southeast Iowa has actually seen an increase.

Rain May Drive Farmland Back to CRP

Jun 7, 2013
http://www.ipm.iastate.edu/ipm/icm/2006/5-22/replant.html

Farmers faced not being able to get their corn in on time have several options. They may switch acres from corn to soybeans or they may use “prevented planting “ insurance.

Though some farmers may go with a different option.