News

  • Margin Protection Coverage

    Margin Protection With higher commodity prices and rising input costs there has been some renewed interest in Margin Protection. The Margin Protection (MP) plan of insurance is available for wheat, corn, and soybeans in most of our region. Margin Protection can be purchased by itself or in conjunction with a Revenue Protection (RP) or Yield

    September 16, 2021
  • 2021 Billing Change & Harvest Reminders

    Regarding your crop insurance and some things you will want to keep in mind as you get into harvest:   2021 MPCI Billing Change Due to the ongoing drought, RMA announced that interest for MPCI policies could be deferred for an addition 60 days. Payments need to be postmarked by Nov. 30th to avoid interest

    August 5, 2021
  • Pandemic Cover Crop Program (PCCP)

    Pandemic Cover Crop Program (PCCP) On Tuesday June 1st, USDA released information about the Pandemic Cover Crop Program.  Ag producers who have insurance coverage under most MPCI policies are eligible for a $5/Acre premium support (but not more than the full premium owed) on insured acres that were planted to a eligible cover crop this

    March 24, 2021
  • 2021 MPCI Spring Revenue Prices

    MPCI Insured: The 2021 MPCI Spring Revenue Prices for corn, soybeans, barley, wheat, and sunflowers were announced 3/2/2021. Also included below are prices for APH policy crops (i.e. sugarbeets, Potatoes, etc.)

    March 2, 2021
  • FSA Quality Loss Adjustment (QLA) Sign-Up

    FSA Quality Loss Adjustment (QLA) sign up starts today and runs through March 5th What is it? QLA aids producers who had eligible crop quality losses due to natural disasters in 2018 and 2019. The qualifying disasters that were most common to our area include excess moisture, flooding, and snowstorms. Who is eligible? Eligible producers

    January 6, 2021