Agriculture Drives California’s Economy
- California crops contribute $49 billion to the state’s economy.
- Top crops grown include grapes, almonds, lettuce, and strawberries.
Crop Insurance Is Vital to California’s Agricultural Sector
“Farming is a very expensive operation compared to what it was when I first started farming. We’re looking at costs 10 times what they were 50 years ago, and so the protection we get from crop insurance is very important.” Stanley Wilson, Shafter, California
- In 2017, farmers purchased 24,102 crop insurance policies to cover 6.6 million acres providing $8.3 billion in liability protection.
Companies Writing Crop Insurance in California Include:
ARMtech Insurance Services
CGB Diversified Services
Crop Risk Services
Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Co. of Iowa
Great American Insurance Company
Hudson Crop Insurance Services
NAU Country Insurance Company
Rain and Hail L.L.C.
Rural Community Insurance Services