ProAg® Tuesday Training Tip - Crop Insurance Cycle: RMA and insurance industry activities follow a timetable known as the annual crop insurance cycle. We hope this infographic helps you understand the cycle a little bit better. Feel free to Pin or Like!
Geographic Concentration of Crop Insurance Payments. Federal Crop Insurance covers commodity crops, not fruit and vegetable crops. Maps of yearly payments can be found at http://www.rma.usda.gov/data/indemnity/index.html
Photo above by Deborah Kates for The New York Times: “A grassland field in North Dakota that was burned and then seeded with soybeans. More than one million acres have become farmland in the state since 2007.” Story: FiredUp: Crop insurance subsidy takes the risk out of a poor business decision