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Crop Insurance Share | February 2017


By the numbers: 90 percent of insurable farmland in the U.S. is protected by crop insurance, making it the top risk management tool for our nation’s farmers.

By the numbers: 90 percent of insurable farmland in the U.S. is protected by crop insurance, making it the top risk management tool for our nation's farmers 

Thank you, Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), for supporting crop insurance.

Thank you, Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), for supporting crop insurance. 

By the Numbers: In 2016, 290 million acres of farmland were protected through the Federal Crop Insurance Program.

By the Numbers: In 2016, 290 million acres of farmland were protected through the Federal Crop Insurance Program. 

Thank you, Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) for making crop insurance a top legislative priority.

Thank you, Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) for making crop insurance a top legislative priority. 

House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member Rep. Collin Peterson (D-MN) praises private-sector delivery as one of the main reasons for crop insurance’s success.

 

By the Numbers: Crop insurance’s improper payment rate of 2.02% is less than half that of other government programs.

By the Numbers: Crop insurance's improper payment rate of 2.02% is less than half that of other government programs. 

“Put simply, crop insurance is working.” Rep. Mike Conaway (R-TX), Chairman, House Committee on Agriculture.

“Put simply, crop insurance is working.” Rep. Mike Conaway (R-TX), Chairman, House Committee on Agriculture. 

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