USDA Releases First Draft of Proposed Crop Insurance Agreement to Protect Farmers From Higher Costs, Rein in Costs, and Improve Access to Crop Insurance Throughout the Country

USDA’s Risk Management Agency (RMA), which administers the Federal crop insurance program, today released the first draft of a proposed new Standard Reinsurance Agreement between the Federal Crop Insurance Corporation and the crop insurance companies which deliver the program nationally. The 2008 Farm Bill authorized RMA to renegotiate the agreement which was last negotiated for […]