A little action on the side...
Gaming the crop insurance system has been going on since it was invented, of course, but the practice has spread to even my area - not a big area normally for FCI - as producers bet on a seasonal price drop via GRP policies.
It going to be more expensive to place such bets, and it looks like the house is adjusting the slam-dunk odds that favored this practice in 2005 especially. Run your numbers on this excellent analysis tool.
Looks to me like we're turning the safety net into a fishing net.