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Program Description

Crop Insurance protects agricultural producers against crop and revenue losses due to natural perils. The program, administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Risk Management Agency (USDA RMA), offers several plans for crops and livestock. Availability and plans vary by state and county.

You can learn about crop insurance under Crop and Livestock Insurance and the Frequently Asked Questions.

General Program Requirements

To qualify for this program, you must meet the following conditions:

  • Be an agricultural farmer or rancher.
  • Buy a policy for your specific crop(s) by the sales closing date in your county

Application Process

To find insurance companies and agents offering crop insurance, visit the RMA Agent Locator.

Last Updated: 10/22/2018