Crops Insured
Crops Insured Acres
Total Acres
Percent Insured
Blueberries 11 N/A N/A
Canola 265 N/A N/A
Corn 201,144
260,000 77%
Cotton 488,938 510,000 96%
Cucumbers 0 5,600* 0%
Fresh Market Tomatoes
0 N/A N/A
Grain Sorghum
1,184 N/A N/A
Oats 2,336 40,000 6%
Peaches 798 1,500* 53%
Potatoes 714 N/A N/A
Soybeans 291,658 345,000 85%
Wheat 89,514 160,000 56%
Crop Pilot Programs
Crop Pilot Program
County Availability
Total Liability
Apiculture All $87,816
Pasture, Rangeland, Forage
All $20,790,941
Whole Farm Revenue Protection
All $25,690,457
Dollar Liability Program
Dollar Liability Program
Total Dollar Liability
Fresh Market Sweet Corn
$302,458
Nursery - Field Grown and Container
$38,568,638
Pecans (Revenue)
$1,448,089

* 2017 acres (2018 not available as of March 2019)

 

15 Year Crop Insurance History for Alabama
Year Policies Earning Premium
Net Acres Insured
Liability Gross Premium
Losses Loss Ratio
2004 6,650 1,058,875 281,872,087 34,232,476 27,115,775 0.79
2005 6,177 1,038,868 266,851,697 30,335,633 14,830,863 0.49
2006 5,757 998,763 266,509,162 35,082,255 50,350,818 1.44
2007 5,946 1,008,650 298,747,979 39,396,377 65,106,614 1.65
2008 6,988 1,256,683 394,443,317 56,387,171 37,703,532 0.67
2009 7,116 1,254,029 359,489,189 52,373,556 40,561,717 0.77
2010 6,499 1,173,365
371,826,266 52,287,191 49,429,138 0.95
2011 6,857 1,273,897 568,434,382 87,882,217 54,608,266 0.62
2012 6,946 1,297,557 559,628,060 76,576,733 32,344,690 0.42
2013 7,465 1,430,945 560,350,918 75,874,564 30,249,516 0.40
2014 7,196 1,423,552 520,746,388 68,068,340 37,745,638 0.55
2015 7,372 1,409,349 484,571,529 68,157,016 37,913,493 0.56
2016 7,158 1,367,451 487,405,159 65,501,092 42,149,474 0.64
2017 6,825 1,397,956 566,954,432 73,121,284 38,530,732 0.53
 2018 6,393  1,350,896  575,274,040  68,846,912  41,337,701  0.60
Data current as of March 11, 2019. For current data go to RMA’s Summary of Business tool.
Where to Buy Crop Insurance
All multi-peril crop insurance, including Catastrophic Risk Protection policies, are available from private crop insurance agents. A list of crop insurance agents is available at all USDA service centers and on RMA’s website.
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