Cattail talesSeptember 10, 2012 - 11:13ambusiness/agriculture
FARGO, N.D. -- Should North Dakota farmers be able to collect prevent-plant crop insurance payments in 2012 on excessively wet acres, despite being in the middle of a drought?
Some North Dakota farmers and other officials think so. They say some crop insurance companies are unfairly refusing to recognize the prevent-plant, or PP, claims in 2012, even though they say the acres were too wet to plant.
Mike Clemens, a Wimbledon, N.D., farmer,...