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Detail

Area
United States of America
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
Grains
Date
01/10/2016
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Production support
Description
Announced safety-net payments of more than USD 7 billion, due to low commodity prices during the 2015 crop year. Eligibility for such payments is limited to farmers who enrolled under the Agriculture Risk Coverage or the Price Loss Coverage Programs for base acres of maize, soybeans, wheat, rice, barley, grain sorghum, lentils, oats, peanuts, dry peas and canola.