Agriculture Is Vital to New York’s Economy

  • New York crops contribute $5.4 billion to the state’s economy.
  • Top crops grown include hay, corn, soybeans, and cabbage.

Crop Insurance Is Vital to New York’s Agricultural Sector

“New York farmers – who, like our crops, are a diverse bunch – also appreciate the flexibility of the crop insurance program. Policies can be tailored to each farm’s crops, production methods and risk, and each farmer’s risk tolerance.” – Steve Van Voorhis, Monroe County, New York

  • In 2018, crop insurance protected 1.1 million acres providing $600.7 million in liability protection.
  • Farmers paid $19 million for this insurance coverage.
  • Crop insurers paid $22.1 million to cover crop losses in 2019.

The private Crop-Hail insurance product provided an additional $1.6 million in liability to protect New York crops in 2018.

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Companies Writing Crop Insurance in New York Include:

ARMtech Insurance Services
www.armt.com
800-335-0120

CGB Diversified Services
www.diversifiedcropinsuranceservices.com
866-669-3429

Crop Risk Services
www.cropriskservices.com
800-500-2836

Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Co. of Iowa
www.fmh.com
800-247-5248

Hudson Crop Insurance Services
www.hudsoncrop.com
866-450-1445

NAU Country Insurance Company
www.naucountry.com
763-427-3770

Rain and Hail L.L.C.
www.rainhail.com
800-776-4045

Rural Community Insurance Services
www.rcis.com
800-451-3836