Blog posts in category Emily Staudacher

Posted on 07/12/2019 at 08:54 AM by Emily Staudacher

2019 Farm Program Payments are projected to be the Highest in a Decade

Previously, I discussed that trade wars and wet weather conditions have generated uncertainty in the agricultural indust...

Posted on 06/03/2019 at 01:30 PM by Emily Staudacher

Minimizing Risk in Agricultural Loans during Times of Uncertainty

Trade wars and wet conditions as farmers attempt to plant their 2019 crop have generated a great deal of uncertainty in...

Posted on 01/24/2019 at 12:03 PM by Emily Staudacher

Government Shutdown Update

USDA FSA Offices to Reopen Today Secretary Perdue announced that all FSA offices will reopen today through February 8 fr...

Posted on 12/27/2018 at 03:03 PM by Emily Staudacher

USDA Amends Time-period for Reporting Hog Numbers

The USDA has expanded the timeline for producers to certify their 2018 hog numbers.  After realizing that a snapsho...

Posted on 12/27/2018 at 12:14 PM by Emily Staudacher

Government Shutdown May Cause Disruption for Market Facilitation Program

On December 21, 2018, the federal government entered a partial shutdown effecting multiple agencies within the United St...

Posted on 12/20/2018 at 11:45 AM by Emily Staudacher

USDA Market Facilitation Program Application Deadline Approaching

On December 17, 2018, the USDA, at the direction of President Trump and Secretary Perdue, announced the release of the s...