Agricultural Economics Department


Date of this Version

January 2002


Published in Cornhusker Economics, 01/23/2002. Produced by the Cooperative Extension, Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Nebraska–Lincoln.


It is now only about a month and a half before the sales closing date of March 15 for spring planted crops in Nebraska. There are no major changes in the program this year. Last year was the big change year with significant increases in premium subsidies as a result of the Agricultural Risk Protection Act of 2000.