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Drought Relief: RMA Defers Interest Charges

Drought Relief: RMA Defers Interest Charges

Due to drought and other conditions causing catastrophic damage to crops, the Risk Management Agency (RMA) has announced that it is deferring interest charges on premium payments for certain policies.

Relief Announced for 2020 and 2021 Disasters

Relief Announced for 2020 and 2021 Disasters

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that commodity and specialty crop producers impacted by natural disaster events in 2020 and 2021 will soon begin receiving emergency relief payments totaling approximately $6 billion through the Farm Service Agency (FSA)’s new Emergency Relief...

RMA Announces Emergency Drought Relief

RMA Announces Emergency Drought Relief

On July 27, due to severe drought conditions, the USDA announced that it will provide additional time for policyholders to make payment of premium and administrative fees.