Dairy margins in January trigger insurance payments


Issue Date: March 13, 2019

Because the January 2019 margin for income over feed cost for U.S. dairy farmers was $7.99 per hundredweight, this triggered the first payment for eligible producers who purchase the appropriate level of coverage under the new but yet-to-be established Dairy Margin Coverage program, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced last week.

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