Several Deadlines Approaching for Pandemic Assistance for Producers
USDA Farm Service Agency has implemented a number of programs designed to assist producers who have been impacted by the pandemic. These programs are part of the Pandemic Assistance for Producers Initiative. Deadlines to apply for several of the programs are quickly approaching in mid-October.
Ecosystem Credits: An Alternative Source for Revenue?
Agriculture ecosystem credit markets, like carbon credit markets, have been described as the “Wild West.” Right now, anything goes. Farmers are being besieged by several entities seeking their participation in credit programs. In the latest Inside Profitability Series podcast, we dig into the basics of ecosystem credit markets and Identify issues producers should consider when thinking about entering a program.