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Congress passes a highway bill in early December with a provision to restore $3 billion in cuts to crop insurance.

Nations shift ag subsidies from direct farmer payments to indirect farm income guarantees, and two-thirds of all nations with crop insurance programs now subsidize its purchase.

Producers who have planted fall seeded grains such as wheat, rye or barley need to report their crop acreages to their local FSA office by Dec. 15. Producers who are interested in the 2016 NAP may need to apply for coverage by Nov. 20, depending on the commodity they want to insure.

Ag leaders quickly convinced house leaders to reverse provisions that could have damaging effects on the Federal Crop Insurance Program.

The policy allows producers to insure between 50 to 85 percent of their whole farm revenue and makes crop insurance more affordable for producers, including fruit and vegetable growers and organic farmers and ranchers.

New options provide greater coverage for losses when natural disasters affect specialty crops.

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Crop insurance update: Farmers can graze or harvest a cover crop (planted now) as long as they stop by May 10, 2013.

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- The Risk Management Agency is giving farmers in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio more flexibility when insuring a crop that follows a cover crop.

New crop insurance premiums for 2012 should reduce corn farmers' rates by 7 percent and soybean farmers' by 9 percent.