Where to Get More Information

National Crop Insurance Services (NCIS)

http://www.ag-risk.org

Though primarily designed for use by its member companies, the NCIS website is a valuable resource for those who want additional information about crop insurance. http://www.ag-risk.org

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Risk Management Agency (RMA) 

http://www.rma.usda.gov/policies

An overview of the crops that are covered and the various programs that are offered through the Federal Crop Insurance Program

http://www.rma.usda.gov/help/faq/basics.html

The “Frequently Asked Questions” page provides useful information for those with questions about the program

Insurance Information Institute

http://www.iii.org/media/hottopics/insurance/crop/

An excellent primer on crop insurance and a summary of the history of the Federal Crop Insurance Program