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Resource ID: #17239
Subject: Agriculture
Source: Times Record News (Wichita Falls, TX)
Date: Jan. 2, Jan. 3, Jan. 4



The series revealed abuse of the federal crop insurance program. The stories found out that "many farmers are risking their ethics - playing the insurance game instead of farming to make a crop." The reporter investigated different forms of farming for failure and insurance payments - bad seed, poor planting practices and illegal double-cropping.

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