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Agriculture Disaster and Crop Insurance: Background and Issues
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Editors: Angela M. Gil
Book Description:
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) offers several permanently authorized programs to help farmers recover financially from a natural disaster, including federal crop insurance, the Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP), and emergency disaster loans. The federal crop insurance program is designed to protect crop producers from unavoidable risks associated with adverse weather, and weather-related plant diseases and insect infestations. Under the emergency disaster loan program, when a county has been declared a disaster area by either the President or the Secretary of Agriculture, agricultural producers in that county may become eligible for low-interest loans. This book provides an overview and history of the current USDA disaster assistance programs.
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Table of Contents:
Preface

Agricultural Disaster Assistance
(Dennis A. Shields, Ralph M. Chite)pp.1-10

A Whole-Farm Crop Disaster Program: Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE)
(Dennis A. Shields)pp.11-24

Crop Insurance and Disaster Assistance in the 2008 Farm Bill
(Ralph M. Chite, Randy Schnepf)pp.25-42

Federal Crop Insurance: Background and Issues
(Dennis A. Shields)pp.43-62

Renegotiation of the Standard Reinsurance Agreement (SRA) for Federal Crop Insurance
(Dennis A. Shields)pp.63-80

USDA Crop Disaster Programs: Lessons Learned Can Improve Implementation of New Crop Assistance Program
(GAO)pp.81-116

Crop Insurance: Opportunities Exist to Reduce the Costs of Administering the Program
(GAO)pp.117-144

Chapter Sources pp.145-146

Index pp.147-150

   Series:
      Agriculture Issues and Policies
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2011
   Pages: 150.pp
   ISBN: 978-1-61761-559-7
   Status: AV
  
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