Crop Insurance Workshop Oct. 19 in Grand Island

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Crop Insurance Workshop Oct. 19 in Grand Island

Nebraska Extension will host a crop insurance workshop for agricultural producers and agribusiness professionals from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 19 at the Heartland Events Center in Grand Island, 700 E. Stolley Park Rd.

The event aims to help attendees improve their risk management strategies and boost their understanding of crop insurance. Crop and livestock producers, insurance agents, marketing consultants, agricultural educators and other risk management service providers are encouraged to attend.

Topics covered during the daylong workshop will include livestock risk protection, expectations for the 2023 Farm Bill, outlooks for crop and livestock markets, how crop insurance fraud is investigated, macroeconomic trends and climate trends. Lunch will be provided. 

The workshop is presented as part of a series produced in collaboration between Nebraska Extension, Kansas State University Research and Extension and Colorado State University. 

Registration costs $100 and is required by Friday, Oct. 14. A late fee of $20 applies to registrations received after Oct. 14.

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