Farmers and ranchers have until August 1 to enroll in Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and/or Price Loss Coverage (PLC) programs for the 2018 crop year.
Producers have already elected ARC or PLC, but to receive program benefits they must enroll for the 2018 crop year by signing a contract before the August 1 deadline. Please contact your local FSA office to schedule an appointment if you have not yet enrolled.
Covered commodities under the programs include barley, canola, large and small chickpeas, corn, crambe, flaxseed, grain sorghum, lentils, mustard seed, oats, peanuts, dry peas, rapeseed, long grain rice, medium grain rice (which includes short grain and sweet rice), safflower seed, sesame, soybeans, sunflower seed and wheat.
For more program information, contact your local FSA office or visit www.fsa.usda.gov/arc-plc.