Forage losses from natural hazards, especially drought, can be a significant risk for forage and livestock producers. That is why Crop Growers, LLP, is pleased to provide Pasture, Rangeland and Forage (PRF) insurance. PRF can be an effective tool for producers who want income to offset losses caused by reduced forage and grazing due to lack of rainfall. The sales closing and acreage reporting date for this important risk management tool is November 15.
The PRF program is very affordable with support ranging from 51-59% of the premium. Producers can insure all or part of a pasture, rangeland or forage used for haying or grazing.
The sales closing and acreage reporting date for Pasture, Rangeland and Forage (PRF) Rainfall Index Policy is November 15, 2019. No production reporting is required and there are no upfront costs as the billing date will be the following September 1, 2020.
Crop Growers, LLP, is an independent agency that sells and services crop insurance for 34 different crops through a nine state territory. Crop Growers is owned by Farm Credit East, in conjunction with other Northeast Farm Credit Associations. Producers do not need to be a Farm Credit customer to purchase crop insurance. Visit CropGrowers.com or contact the Crop Growers Customer Service Center at 1-800-234-7012 to learn more.