Crop Insurance

Key Programs

  • Whole Farm Revenue Protection

    Whole Farm Revenue Protection (WFRP) insurance provides a risk management safety net for all commodities on the farm under one policy.

  • Non-insured Crop Disaster Assistance (NAP)

    Non-insured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP) is offered by USDA's Farm Service Agency for crops that are not insurable under the typical crop insurance programs.

  • Margin Protection Program

    Margin Protection provides producers of corn, rice, soybeans, and wheat with the opportunity for coverage against an unexpected decrease in their operating margin.

Resources and Tools

Current Articles

MSU Extension Presentations

  • Considerations for Taking Prevented Planting Option vs Delayed Planting

    Published on May 30, 2019
    The MSU Extension Field Crops Virtual Breakfast weekly topic for May 30, 2019, focused on taking prevented planting option vs delayed planting, presented by Roger Betz, MSU Extension farm business management educator.

  • Crop Insurance Product Decisions

    Published on March 6, 2014
    Crop insurance decisions for Michigan producers growing field crops in 2014, as presented by Roger Betz, MSU Extension farm business management educator. (pdf)

  • Crop Insurance Decisions of Cherry Growers

    Published on March 26, 2013
    Risk management choices and crop insurance issues for tart cherry and sweet cherry growers, as presented by Roy Black, Professor of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics. (pdf)

  • USDA ACRE Program Crop Insurance Decisions

    Published on March 4, 2013
    Producer decisions related to the Average Crop Revenue Election crop insurance program, as presented by Roger Betz, MSU Extension farm business management educator. (pdf)

  • Market Outlook to Support Crop Insurance Decisions

    Published on March 4, 2013
    Corn and soybean market outlook and its implications for crop insurance decisions, as presented by Roger Betz, MSU Extension farm business management educator. (pdf)

  • Crop Insurance Decisions

    Published on March 3, 2013
    Crop insurance decisions for Michigan producers growing field crops, as presented by Roger Betz, MSU Extension farm business management educator. (pdf)