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Crop Insurance

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Are your crops protected?

Protect your investments with a full range of crop insurance plans, including multi-peril, hail and group risk crop insurance. Our agents can also include a hurricane endorsement on most crops, which is very beneficial for this area. Various plans are offered through private insurance companies sponsored and subsidized by the federal government. Get more information.

Important dates

Important dates

Barley

  • January 15: Acreage Reporting Dates
  • July 1: Billing Date
  • July 31: End of Insurance Period
  • September 30: Sales Closing Date/Cancellation Date
  • November 14: Production Reporting Date
  • November 20: Final Planting Date
  • November 30: Final Planting Date

Blueberries

  • January 15: Production Reporting Date/Acreage Reporting Date
  • August 15: Billing Date
  • September 15: End of Insurance Period
  • November 20: Sales Closing Date/ Cancellation Date

Cabbage

  • January 15: End of Insurance Period (Fall Cabbage)
  • February 20: Final Planting Date (Spring Cabbage)
  • March 15: Acreage Reporting Date (Spring Cabbage)
  • May 1: Billing Date
  • June 15: End of Insurance Period (Spring Cabbage)
  • July 1: Sales Closing / Cancellation Date
  • August 15: Production Reporting Date
  • September 1: Final Planting Date (Direct Seeded)
  • September 30: Final Planting Date (Fall Transplanted)
  • October 15: Acreage Reporting Date (Fall Cabbage)

Clams (SC)

  • August 15: Billing Date
  • November 30: Sales Closing Date/Acreage Reporting Date/End of Insurance Period/Cancellation Date

Corn

  • February 28: Sales Closing/Cancellation Date
  • April 14: Production Reporting Date
  • April 30: Final Planting Date
  • May 15: Final Planting Date
  • July 15: Acreage Reporting Date
  • August 15: Billing Date
  • December 10: End of Insurance Period

Cotton

  • February 28: Sales Closing/Cancellation Date
  • April 14: Production Reporting Date
  • May 25: Final Planting Date
  • May 31: Final Planting Date (SC)
  • June 5: Final Planting Date (GA)
  • July 15: Acreage Reporting Date
  • August 15: Billing Date
  • December 31: End of Insurance Period

Fresh Market Sweet Corn

  • May 15: Final Planting Date
  • May 15: Acreage Reporting Date
  • June 15: Billing Date
  • July 31: Sales Closing Date (GA)

Grain Sorghum

  • February 28: Sales Closing/Cancellation Date
  • April 14: Production Reporting Date
  • June 20: Final Planting Date
  • July 15: Acreage Reporting Date
  • August 15: Billing Date
  • December 10: End of Insurance Period

Nursery

  • March 1: Billing Date
  • May 1: Sales Closing Date
  • May 31: Cancellation Date/End of Insurance Period

Oats

  • January 15: Acreage Reporting Date
  • July 1: Billing Date
  • July 31: End of Insurance Period
  • September 30: Sales Closing Date/Cancellation Date
  • November 14: Production Reporting Date
  • November 20: Final Planting Date
  • November 30: Final Planting Date

Onions

  • February 1: Final Planting Date (GA) (Winter Transplanted)
  • March 15: Acreage Reporting Date (GA) (Winter Transplanted)
  • June 1: End of Insurance Period (GA)
  • July 1: Billing Date
  • August 31: Sales Closing Date/Cancellation Date (GA)
  • October 15: Production Reporting Date (GA)
  • October 20: Final Planting Date (GA) (Fall Direct Seeded)
  • November 15: Acreage Reporting Date (GA) (Fall Direct Seeded)

Peaches

  • January 15: Production Reporting Date/Acreage Reporting Date
  • August 15: Billing Date
  • September 30: End of Insurance Period
  • November 20: Sales Closing Date/Cancellation Date

Peanuts

  • February 28: Sales Closing/Cancellation Date
  • April 14: Production Reporting Date
  • May 25: Final Planting Date (SC)
  • May 31: Final Planting Date (GA)
  • June 5: Final Planting Date (GA)
  • July 15: Acreage Reporting Date
  • August 15: Billing Date
  • November 15: Sales Closing/Cancellation (SC)
  • November 30: End of Insurance Period

Pecans (GA)

  • January 31: Sales Closing Date, End of Insurance Period, Cancellation Date
  • March 1: Billing Date
  • March 15: Production & Acreage Reporting Date
  • May 15: Sales Closing Date/Acreage Reporting Date
  • June 30: Cancellation Date/End of Insurance Period
  • August 15: Billing Date

Pecan Trees

  • March 1: Billing Date
  • May 15: Sales Closing Date/Acreage Reporting Date
  • June 30: Cancellation Date/End of Insurance

Peppers

  • April 20: Final Planting Date (GA) (Spring Peppers)
  • April 30: Final Planting Date (SC) (Spring Peppers)
  • May 10: Final Planting Date (SC) (Spring Peppers)
  • May 15: Acreage Reporting Date (Spring Peppers)
  • June 1: Billing Date
  • July 31: Sales Closing Date
  • August 6: Final Planting Date (SC) (Fall Peppers)
  • August 15: Acreage Reporting Date (SC) (Fall Peppers)
  • August 20: Final Planting Date (GA) (Fall Peppers)
  • September 15: Acreage Reporting Date (GA) (Fall Peppers)

Rye (SC)

  • January 15: Acreage Reporting Dates
  • July 1: Billing Date
  • July 31: End of Insurance Period
  • September 30: Sales Closing Date/Cancellation Date
  • November 14: Production Reporting Date
  • November 30: Final Planting Date (SC)

Soybeans

  • February 28: Sales Closing/Cancellation Date
  • April 14: Production Reporting Date
  • June 25: Final Planting Date
  • July 15: Acreage Reporting Date
  • August 15: Billing Date
  • December 10: End of Insurance Period

Tobacco

  • February 28: Sales Closing Date
  • March 15: Cancellation Date
  • April 29: Production Reporting Date
  • April 30: Final Planting Date (GA)
  • May 15: Acreage Reporting Date (GA)
  • May 15: Final Planting Date (SC)
  • July 15: Acreage Reporting Date (SC)
  • August 15: Billing Date
  • October 31: End of Insurance Period

Tomatoes (SC)

  • January 31: Sales Closing Date/Cancellation Date
  • March 17: Production Reporting Date
  • April 30: Final Planting Date (Spring Transplanted)
  • May 15: Acreage Reporting Date (Spring Transplanted)
  • July 15: Final Planting Date (Fall Transplanted)
  • August 15: Acreage Reporting Date (Fall)
  • September 15: Billing Date (Fresh Market)
  • November 10: End of Insurance Period (Fresh Market)

Whole-Farm Revenue Protection (WFRP)

  • February 28: Sales Closing Date
  • February 28: Cancellation Date
  • July 15: Acreage Reporting Date
  • August 15: Billing Date

Wheat

  • January 15: Acreage Reporting Date
  • July 1: Billing Date
  • July 31: End of Insurance Period
  • September 30: Sales Closing Date/Cancellation Date
  • November 14: Production Reporting Date
  • November 30: Final Planting Date

PRF (Hay, Grazing) and Apiculture

  • September 1: Billing Date
  • November 15: Acreage Reporting Date
  • December 31: End of Insurance Period

Miscellaneous

  • LRP (Cattle) - July 1: Sales Closing/Cancellation Date
  • LGM (Dairy, Cattle, Swine) - July 1: Sales Closing/Cancellation Date (Last Friday of Month)
  • Milk (DRP) - July 1: Sales Closing/Cancellation Date
  • Clams (SC) - August 15: Billing Date
  • Apples - November 20: Sales Closing Date/ Cancellation Date
  • Clams (SC) - November 30: Sales Closing Date/Acreage Reporting Date/End of Insurance Period/Cancellation Date
Current commodity fact sheet

Current Commodity Fact Sheet

USDA Risk Management Agency

 

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