"Agriculture Deputy Secretary Krysta Harden today announced that starting July 1, 2015, dairy farmers can enroll in the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Margin Protection Program for coverage in 2016." Read more from the announcement and what it means for dairy producers.
The Program on Dairy Markets and Policy is the go-to site for information on the Dairy Producer Margin Protection Program of the 2014 Farm Bill. Commonly referred to as the MPP or MPP-Dairy, the Margin Protection Program is the new dairy producer insurance coverage program administered by the Farm Service Agency.
All information including an online decision tool and information on where to find education meetings in your state can be found here.
The NMPF provides a set of data and other resources to help dairy farmers understand the Dairy Margin Protection Program.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), information and answers regarding the Agricultural Act of 2014 Dairy Title's Margin Protection Program.
Have a question about the Dairy Margin Protection Program in the Farm Bill also known as the MPP-Dairy? The Penn State Extension Dairy Team and the Center for Dairy Excellence invite you to learn what you need to enroll in MPP and what it means for your dairy!
Web links to additional tools and resources from USDA and university partners.
Penn State Farm Bill contacts.