February 8, 2023
Every day, America’s farmers spend long hours working the land or caring for livestock. We rely on farmers for the food we eat, the clothes we wear, and the fuel that moves us. Farmers rely on the safety net provided by crop insurance.
Crop insurance provides farmers and ranchers with an essential risk management tool, protecting more than 490 million acres of American farmland across all 50 states. Crop insurance is affordable, it is accessible, and it is adaptable. It helps farmers both survive the catastrophes of today and tackle the challenges of tomorrow.
Here are 5 things you must know about crop insurance.