Ag Briefs - Dec. 17, 2014
Dairy deadline extended
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has extended the application deadline for the dairy Margin Protection Program (MPP) until Dec. 19, 2014.
The program, established by the 2014 farm bill, protects participating dairy producers when the margin — the difference between the price of milk and feed costs — falls below levels of protection selected by the applicant.
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