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US senators press for prevented crop coverage: USDA still working on insurance programs

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WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., is requesting more federal support for farmers who cannot plant crops because of bad weather.

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Heitkamp wrote a letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack asking that he take prevented planting losses into account in a new safety net program created by the 2014 Farm Bill.

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