Guthrie County Archives

Deadline Extended For Cover Crop Premium Reductions

The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship has extended the deadline to sign up for cover crop insurance discounts to Jan. 31. Secretary of Agriculture, Mike Naig, granted the extension for farmers who planted fall cover

USDA Opens CRP General Signup

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has opened general signup for the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) through Feb. 28. Farmers and ranchers who voluntarily enroll acres in CRP will receive a yearly rental payment for establishing long-term