2021 ARC vs. PLC Decision: 6 Considerations

By Brent Gloy and David Widmar


This winter marks the third time producers head to the local FSA office to make an ARC/PLC election. While we thought the decision would get easier with experience, the 2021 environment is perhaps the most challenging yet. We recently wrote three AEI Premium articles (here, here, and here) that dig into key details producers will face in navigating their decisions. Building off that work, this week’s post highlights six key considerations for the 2021 ARC vs. PLC decision.