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2012-2013 Projects
For 2012-2013, Custom Ag Solutions is partnered with the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Risk Management Agency (RMA) on the following Risk Management Education (RME) and Research and Development (R&D) projects: 
  • Crop Insurance Education for Utah Producers, funded under RMA's Targeted States Partnership Program.  For this project, CAS is currently working with the following organizational partners:

o   Dairy Producers of Utah;

o   RightRisk, LLC / DINE;

o   Utah Cattlemen;

o   Utah Farm Bureau Federation;

o   Utah FFA Association; and

o   Utah Wool Growers Association.

  • Regional Risk Management Projects, funded under RMA's Risk Management Education and Outreach Partnerships Program:

o   Billings, MT, Region: Training in Pasture, Forage, Rangeland, Other Crop Insurance Programs, and marketing Strategies for New and Beginning, Native American, and Other Producers and Ranchers in RMA's Billings, Montana Region.

o   Davis, CA, Region: Training in Pasture, Rangeland, Forage, Specialty Crop and Other Crop Insurance programs for New and Beginning, Hispanic, and Other Producers and Ranchers in RMA's Davis, CA Region.

o   Jackson, MS, Region: Training in Marketing Strategies, Specialty Crop Insurance, and Other Crop Insurance Programs for New and Beginning, Specialty Crop, and Women Producers in RMA's Jackson, MS Region.

o   Oklahoma City, OK, Region: Training in Pasture, Forage, Rangeland, Other Crop Insurance Programs, and Marketing Strategies for New and Beginning, Native American, Women and Other Producers and Ranchers in RMA's Oklahoma City, OK, Region.

o   Springfield, IL, Region: Training in Farm Management Strategies, COMBO, and Other Existing Crop Insurance Programs for New and Beginning, Limited Resource and Women Producers and Ranchers in RMA's Springfield, IL Region.

o   St. Paul, MN, Region: Training in Farm Management Strategies, COMBO, and  Other Existing Crop Insurance Programs for New and Beginning, Limited Resource, and Women Producers and Ranchers in RMA´s St. Paul, MN, Region.

o   Topeka, KS, Region: Training in Pasture, Forage, Rangeland, Other Crop Insurance Programs, and Marketing Strategies for New and Beginning, Women, and Other Producers and Ranchers in RMA´s Topeka, KS, Region.

  • During 2012-2013, CAS is also a partner on the following USDA/RMA projects: 

o   Crop Insurance Education for Delaware Beg. Producers (Delaware Department of Agriculture);

o   Risk Management Training for Alaska and Idaho Beginning Producers and Oregon Sheep Producers (RightRisk, LLC.);

o   Crop Insurance Education for Rhode Island Beg. Producers (University of Rhode Island); and,

o   Crop Insurance Education for Wyoming Beg. Producers (UW Cooperative Extension).

  • Development of LRP and AGR-Lite Decision Support Tools for Livestock Producers (AGR-Lite.com).  Researchers from Kansas State University's Department of Agricultural Economics are partnered with CAS on this project.

Under the above-noted projects, risk management and crop insurance education workshops are being delivered to beginning producers in the following states during the 2012-2013 project year: Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.  CAS will work in 32 states during the 2012-2013 project year (see map above).


 

 

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