Six Counties Added for Crop Insurance
Beaufort, Caswell, Duplin, Forsyth, and Jones Counties have been selected
for tobacco crop insurance in 1950, according to Julian E. Mann. These counties
were selected on the basis of signed requests by interested tobacco producers
in those counties from a total of eight counties actively seeking the insurance
for next year.
Rutherford County has been selected as a new cotton county for next year.
Duplin County led the five counties selected in the number of tobacco
producers agreeing to participate in 1950, and Beaufort County producers showed
the largest percentage of those eligible for insurance agreeing to participate