Cover crop insurance discount deadline nears
Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig reminds farmers and landowners who plant cover crops to apply for the state’s cover crop crop insurance discount program by Jan. 14. Applicants may be eligible for a $5 per acre discount on their spring crop insurance premiums. Farmers can sign up for the cover crop insurance premium reduction program at apply.cleanwateriowa.org. To qualify, the cover crop acres cannot be enrolled in other state or federal cost share programs.
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