Author Archives: Yanxuan Liu

Implications of Hurricane Michael on the Seed Cotton ARC/PLC Selection Decision

Download the PDF version of the factsheet. We recently released a factsheet which compares between the Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) … Continue reading

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Preliminary Estimation of Cotton Damages from Hurricane Michael

Prepared by Yangxuan Liu and Amanda R. Smith Download the PDF version of this article. Hurricane Michael unexpectedly gained power and quickly grew into a Category … Continue reading

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Agricultural Disaster Assistance Information Session for Producers Affected by Hurricane Michael

Monday, October 22, 2018 at 2pm at the UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center. There will be an important information session for producers to learn about … Continue reading

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Market Facilitation Program: What is available to cover my marketing losses from trade tariffs?

Download the PDF version of this newsletter.  U.S. Department of Agriculture releases details about the spending plans for $12 billion in trade aid package for … Continue reading

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Cotton Outlook

Download the PDF version of this newsletter. In 2018, Georgia‚Äôs farmers planted 1.43 million acres of cotton, up 150,000 acres from 2017. The average cotton … Continue reading

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2018 Farm Bill Update

The legislative process leading to the next farm bill has been well underway.  The current 2014 farm bill will end in September 2018.  Numerous hearings … Continue reading

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Generic Base/Seed Cotton Program Timeline

The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 authorized Seed Cotton as a covered commodity under Title 1 of the 2014 farm bill and created eligibility for … Continue reading

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