Category Archives: 2014 Farm Bill

Agweek: Deadline nears on key ARCPLC decision

Kelly Turgeon, executive director of the Kittson County, MN Farm Service Agency, explains details of two key safety-net options in the federal farm bill. He talked with producers at an ARCPLC informational meeting March 24 in Hallock, Minn. (Jonathan Knutson, Agweek)

Kelly Turgeon, executive director of the Kittson County (Minn.) Farm Service Agency, explains details of two key safety-net options in the federal farm bill. He talked with producers at an ARCPLC informational meeting March 24 in Hallock, MN. (Jonathan Knutson, Agweek)

Kelly Turgeon is on the stretch run of a half-year marathon. Turgeon, executive director of the Kittson County (Minn.) Farm Service Agency, an arm of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, is working to help farmers meet a crucial March 31 ARCPLC deadline. They’re choosing between two important safety-net provisions in the federal farm bill, and their irrevocable decision will impact their bottom line for the next five years.

 

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