April 16, 2014 SIGN IN | REGISTER

Farmers, Others Worried About Crop Insurance Status

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Despite last yearís drought, one of the worst since the Dust Bowl, farmers were so heavily insured that Congressí not passing a farm bill was met with a collective shrug.

Losing ďthe direct payment is something that is not going to hurt them nearly as much to lose than, say, if the crop insurance program were drastically reworked,Ē Williams said.

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