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USDA Extends Application Deadline for Dairy Margin Protection Program to June 22

USDA Extends Application Deadline for Dairy Margin Protection Program to June 22
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue announced that the re-enrollment deadline for the Margin Protection Program (MPP) for Dairy will be extended until June 22, 2018. The new and improved program 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. USDA has already issued more than $89 million for margins triggered in February, March, and April, and USDA offices are continuing to process remaining payments daily.  For more, please click here.

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