Crop Insurance 101

What is crop insurance? It is a public-private partnership that forms the centerpiece of U.S. farm policy and helps American farmers manage risk.

Farmers Feed America Crop Insurance Makes This Possible

Private-Sector Delivery of Crop Insurance Protects Farmers

Farmer Participation in Crop Insurance Key to Farm Safety Net

Crop insurance is now the centerpiece of U.S. farm policy. Farmers collectively pay between $6 and $7 billion a year out of their own pockets for this coverage. Click on the interactive map below to learn about crop insurance in your state.

Our Partners

Crop Insurance 101 is a project of National Crop Insurance Services. For more information on National Crop Insurance Services or any of our other partners, please visit the links below.