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WFRP and Micro Farm Improved for 2023

WFRP and Micro Farm Improved for 2023

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is making improvements to two comprehensive risk management programs: Whole Farm Revenue Protection (WFRP) and Micro Farm.

Bob Haney Testifies Before House Subcommittee

Bob Haney Testifies Before House Subcommittee

The House Agriculture Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management met today to discuss crop insurance. Bob Haney, CEO of AgriSompo North America, was on hand to testify about the vital importance of the program and to highlight the significance of risk management to our nation’s...

RMA Expands Double Cropping Coverage

RMA Expands Double Cropping Coverage

Double cropping coverage is now easier to obtain and more widely available.

Insurance Awareness Day: What is Crop Insurance?

Insurance Awareness Day: What is Crop Insurance?

Crop insurance is an insurance policy purchased by farmers and ranchers to protect their crops against bad weather, and sometimes other risks.  The U.S. government has partnered with private crop insurance companies like AgriSompo North America to administer the program.

Early Termination of CRP Acres Allowed

Early Termination of CRP Acres Allowed

USDA Looses Contract Rules to Offset Ukrainian Crop Losses

Emergency Relief - What Can Impacted Farmers Do?

Emergency Relief - What Can Impacted Farmers Do?

In an effort to provide approximately $6 billion to crop producers impacted by natural disasters in 2020 and 2021, the USDA’s Farm Service Agency has created a new Emergency Relief Program (ERP) to offset crop yield and value losses.