Preparing a Sound Dairy Risk Management Plan

There are a number of risk management options for dairy producers, including a new dairy revenue insurance product, to help them protect their businesses against market uncertainty. To learn more about the new dairy revenue product and other dairy risk management options, Farm Credit East and Crop Growers will be hosting a Dairy Risk Management webinar on Friday, October 5, at 12:00 noon EDT. All Northeast producers are invited to tune in. Participation is free.

This webinar will provide an overview of the available dairy risk management options offered through the USDA’s Risk Management Agency and Farm Service Agency. A primary focus will be on discussing the newly released Dairy Revenue Protection program. The webinar will review several coverage strategies and address attendee questions.

Jeremy Forrett, Vice President of Crop Growers, LLP, will be a presenter during this webinar to discuss the Livestock Gross Margin Protection program. Zach Hyland, Marketing Supervisor of Rain & Hail, will discuss the newly released Dairy Revenue Protection program. Clark Putman, State Executive Director of the New York State Farm Service Agency, will discuss the dairy Margin Protection Program. Farm Credit East business consultant John Lehr will also join to discuss developing a sound risk management plan for dairy operations.

Join us on Friday, October 5, from 12:00 noon to 2:00 PM EDT for this informational webinar to learn more about dairy risk management options. Visit for registration information.