May 2022Upcoming EventsEvery Saturday morning “Insights into Insurance” radio show KATE 1450AM 8:45amMay 30- Memorial Day (Office Closed)June 14- Flag DayJune 18 – Morin Lake Days ParadeJune 19- Happy Father’s DayJune 21- First Day of SummerJuly 4- Happy 4th of July (Office Closed)July 15- Acreage Reporting DeadlineAugust 2-7 – Freeborn County Fair Farm Insurance Highlights Do you raise animals for others? Americana Insurance can now offer you a monoline Care, Custody, and Control liability policy now through The Hartford Livestock company. Also, can be known as Contract Growers coverage. Get a Quote Loss Prevention Avian Flu can be devastating to poultry flocks. Find out what you can do to help stop the spread. Read More Washington A White House proposal aims to encourage US farmers to increase soybean and wheat production to offset global shortages by offering higher marketing loan rates for double cropping wheat and soybeans. The $500 million program is targeting other commodity shortages as well, such as rice and other pulse crops, and heads to Congress for consideration. Read More Did You Know? Did you know that a Farm Business Management Program is right in your backyard? That’s right Riverland Community College offers this program. At Americana Insurance we highly recommend this program. It isn’t only for New Farmers it’s for all farmers. Farmers are never too old or too young to learn or get instruction regarding their business. Program Overview Crop Insurance Crop Insurance is Firm Foundation for Farm EconomyUS farmers are unlikely to revisit a 1980s-style crisis again due to a significant increase in the acreage covered by the US crop insurance system, according to Joe Outlaw, co-director, Agricultural and Food Policy Center at Texas A&M. Read More Would you like to receive our ShareCropper Newsletter?