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Solid Ground Farmer Trainings 

 

March 4thFree One-on-One Farmer Advising Sessions with Agribusiness Professionals, 9am-3:30pm at Connecticut Farm Bureau Association,Wethersfield, Contact: mackenzie.white@uconn.edu or 860-875-3331

 

March 13thFree One-on-One Farmer Advising Sessions with Agribusiness Professionals, 9am-3:30pm at Middlesex County Extension Center, Haddam, Contact: mackenzie.white@uconn.edu or 860-875-3331

 

March 25thFree One-on-One Farmer Advising Sessions with Agribusiness Professionals, 9am-3:30pm at Common Ground High School, New Haven, Contact: mackenzie.white@uconn.edu or 860-875-3331

 

March 30thFree One-on-One Farmer Advising Sessions with Agribusiness Professionals, 9am-3:30pm at New London County Extension Center, Norwich, Contact: mackenzie.white@uconn.edu or 860-875-3331

 

April 10thFree One-on-One Farmer Advising Sessions with Agribusiness Professionals, 9am-3:30pm at Wamogo Regional High School Agri-Science Center, Litchfield, Contact: mackenzie.white@uconn.edu or 860-875-3331

 

April 18thFree One-on-One Farmer Advising Sessions with Agribusiness Professionals, 9am-3:30pm at Fairfield County Extension Center, Bethel, Contact: mackenzie.white@uconn.edu or 860-875-3331

Using Crop Insurance to Manage Risk

Crop insurance covers losses from disasters such as drought, hail, frost, hurricanes, excessive moisture, fire, insects and plant disease and wildlife damage. A new generation of crop insurance provides whole farm revenue protection as well. The sites listed below provide information on the features and benefits of crop insurance.

Crop Insurance Fact Sheets

 

Crop Insurance Fact Sheets (SPANISH VERSIONS)

 

Disaster Fact Sheets

 

Information on Connecticut crop insurance

Crop Insurance Agent Locator

Links

These sites provide general information on crop insurance. Each site opens the door to an array of related topics.

  

The Farm Risk Management and Crop Insurance website has been developed as part of a Targeted States Crop Insurance Education/Information Partnership conducted by the University of Connecticut Cooperative Extension System in collaboration with the Connecticut Department of Agriculture and the Risk Management Agency, U.S. Department of Agriculture.

 

“In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, contact USDA, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Civil Rights, Whitten Building, 1400 Independence Ave., SW., Washington, D.C., 02050-9410 or call 1-866-632-9992 Toll Free; or 1-800-877-8339 Federal Relay Service; or 1-800-845-6136 (In Spanish); or 1-800 795-3272 between the hours of 8:30 am and 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time; or (TDD) 720-2600. This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.”