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Supplemental Coverage Option (SCO) in Wheat

Posted by Myla Munro Ringler -

The Risk Management Agency recently released information necessary to calculate Supplemental Coverage Option (SCO) premiums for wheat. In this article, the basics of SCO are illustrated with an example from Washington County, Illinois. Comments on risk considerations associated with SCO are given at the end of this article. SCO will have risk management benefits when the maximum coverage...

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