The Risk Management Agency has greatly expanded availability of Group Risk Income Protection (GRIP) for 2006. Covered crops now include corn, soybeans, grain sorghum, wheat, and cotton in most major production regions. Now that GRIP is widely available, many farmers and their crop insurance agents are considering whether GRIP could be the right crop insurance choice for 2006. As we will show, the answer varies by farm and production region.
Babcock, Bruce A. and Hart, Chad E.
"When Is GRIP the Right Choice for Crop Insurance?,"
Iowa Ag Review: Vol. 12
, Article 2.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/iowaagreview/vol12/iss1/2