Farmers have just over two weeks left to sign up for a new crop insurance product called Margin Protection (MP). The new product pays when a harvest revenue-cost margin is below a guaranteed level. Gary Schnitkey, of the University of Illinois Department of Agriculture and Consumer Economics shares more about the MP crop insurance product in this interview with IL Corn’s Tricia Braid. For a more in-depth written explanation of the product, read the September 12 update on the farmdoc daily website.
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