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2017 Maryland Crop Insurance Workshop

Date September 12 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Registration is open for the 2017 Maryland Crop Insurance Workshop.  You can register for the workshop by clicking here.
This year’s workshop includes:
  • Dr. John Newton, Director of Market Intelligence for American Farm Bureau Federation to discuss AFBF’s proposed dairy insurance program,
  • Stephen Frerichs with AgVantage LLC discussing the upcoming farm bill debate and its impact on crop insurance,
  • Dale Hawks with USDA’s National Ag Statistic Service to discuss current crop outlook and the 2017 Census of Agriculture,
  • USDA’s Risk Management Agency to discuss timely agency issues, and
  • a panel of farmers to discuss how crop insurance impacts their operations.
The workshop is free to attend and lunch is provided.