Farmers should consider potential benefits of ACRE program
Published 04/21/2012, West Central Tribune
WILLMAR — Authorized by the 2008 farm bill, the Average Crop Revenue Election program is a new and innovative alternative to the traditional counter-cyclical payments provided under the Direct and Counter-cyclical Program. However, producers will need to carefully consider their options before deciding if the optional Average Crop Revenue Election program will provide them with better financial protection than what the Direct and Counter-cyclical Program currently affords.Word count: 876
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