A Review Of What Dairy Producers Need To Know About The New Risk Management Tools Is Set For May 17

A webinar will be hosted by I-29 Moo University at 12 noon on Friday, May 17 to review the Dairy Revenue Protection program and the Dairy Margin Coverage program. Presenters will included Marin Bozic, Assistant Professor in Dairy Foods Marketing Economics, University of Minnesota plus Josh Newton and Cassandra Monger, Compeer.

Bozic will outline developments in the Dairy Revenue Protection program and how producers are benefitting from it as well as forecasts for the next year.

Newton is a crop insurance team leader and Monger is a dairy industry specialist, both with Compeer Financial. They will focus on Dairy RP from a lender’s perspective, including results from the first quarter in 2019; how DRP is set up to serve each operation; execution from application to endorsement and how the program fits into a producers overall risk management plan.

There is no registration and producers can access the webinar at the link below:

https://connect.extension.iastate.edu/isuedairy/

The I-29 Moo University is a consortium of Extension Dairy Specialists from Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota. Now in its thirteenth year, the consortium provides resources and education to enhance a sustainable dairy community along the I-29 corridor by focusing on: best management practices, utilization of research-based expertise and resources, and ag-vocating the benefits of a vibrant dairy community. For more information about this webinar or other I-29 Moo University programs contact your state Extension Dairy Specialist. In Northwest Iowa, contact Fred M. Hall at 712.737.4230 or email at fredhall@iastate.edu.

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