Written by M. Sean High—Staff Attorney
In August 2016, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Risk Management Agency (RMA) Raleigh Regional Office—Raleigh, NC issued a revised Wheat crop insurance fact sheet for Delaware, Maine, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Virginia, and West Virginia for the 2017 crop year.
Accordingly, for fall-planted wheat in Pennsylvania, the sales closing date is September 30, 2016, for the insurance period ending August 31, 2017.
Actuarial information regarding insurable counties is available for viewing on RMA’s website at http://webapp.rma.usda.gov/apps/actuarialinformationbrowser/. A listing of crop insurance agents is also available on RMA’s website at http://www.rma.usda.gov/tools/agent.html.