In his recent article, “Food (Stamps) for Thought,” Henry Olsen highlights the problems with crop insurance in the farm bill. However, he suggests that the Heritage Foundation has ignored this costly subsidy.
In just the last few months, here’s just some of the work we have done pushing for reform of the costliest farm program, crop insurance:
Heritage has been working hard to draw attention to the problems with crop insurance. It’s great to see that Henry Olsen is aware of the serious problems with crop insurance and is helping to get attention for reform.
— Daren Bakst is a Research Fellow in Agricultural Policy at The Heritage Foundation (heritage.org).