Area farmers want security in Farm Bill

Michele and Gary Aavang cover up a roll of silage after loading the feed for their beef cattle. "The crop insurance program is really important to producers such as myself and my husband. Last year we had a drought, and you can see the crop insurance program really does work well, we had a pretty significant loss in our corn and we didn't have to rely on the government for bailout, we just relied on the existing insurance that we had," said Michele. (Kyle Grillot – kgrillot@shawmedia.com)