On June 21, the National Agricultural Law Center will provide a webinar titled, Crop Insurance and Southern Agriculture:  What You Need to Know.  The webinar is free-of-charge and is tailored to extension personnel and southern agricultural producers, but is applicable to anyone seeking to learn more about federal crop insurance.

The webinar will cover the basics of the federal crop insurance program, a brief update on the crop insurance debate in the farm bill debate, key terminology and resources, and discussion of key legal issues of which producers and extension agents should be aware.  The webinar will also include a question and answer session for the webinar presenters.

The webinar will be broadcast on June 21 at 12-1 p.m. EST. For full information about the webinar, including sign-on instructions, please visit the National Agricultural Law Center here.  For questions regarding any aspect of the webinar, please contact Center Director Harrison Pittman at hmpittm@uark.edu or 479-575-7640.

The June 21 webinar presentation is part of the Legal Issues for Southern Agricultural Producers, sponsored by the National Agricultural Law Center and made possible by generous support provided by the Banks Law Firm, PLLC. The gift was provided by the Banks Law Firm, PLLC to to create a premier legal education series focused on southern agricultural producers and to help promote the 25th anniversary of the National Agricultural Law Center.