Crops Insured Acres
Total Acres
Percent Insured
Apples 50 N/A N/A
Barley 923 N/A N/A
Beans (Processing)
N/A N/A N/A
Canola 2,809 N/A 82%
Corn 604,259 740,000 87%
Cotton 311,762 360,000 88%
Grain Sorghum
2,554 N/A N/A
Oats 50 N/A N/A
Peaches 132 N/A N/A
Rice 2,379 N/A N/A
Soybeans 1,407,209
1,700,000 83%
Tobacco – Burley
4,089 5,300 77%
Tobacco – Dark Air Cured 2,466 2,800 88%
Tobacco – Fire Cured 5,856 7,600 77%
Tomatoes– Fresh Market 1,512
N/A N/A
Wheat 271,434 380,000 71%
Crop Pilot Programs
Program County Availability Total Liability
Apiculture All Counties $304,079
Livestock Gross Margin (LGM) – Dairy All Counties N/A
Livestock Gross Margin (LGM) – Swine All Counties N/A
Livestock Risk Protection (LRP) – Swine All Counties N/A
Livestock Risk Protection (LRP) – Fed Cattle All Counties N/A
Livestock Risk Protection (LRP) – Feeder Cattle All Counties 119,712
Pasture, Rangeland, Forage All Counties 295
Whole-Farm Revenue Protection All Counties 555
Dollar Liability Program
Program Total Dollar Liability
Nursery $30,753,013
15 Year Crop Insurance History for Tennessee
Year Policies Earning Premium
Net Acres Insured
Liability Gross Premium
Losses Loss Ratio
2004 10,536  1,884,106 343,987,362 32,772,794 18,750,688 0.57
2005 8,855  1,866,786 319,832,520 28,937,676 12,233,634 0.42
2006 8,287  1,842,244 349,874,353 32,026,526 14,688,297 0.46
2007 8,834  1,934,611 452,320,851 44,443,976 99,877,779 2.25
2008 10,120  2,323,696 747,990,961 82,430,354 86,892,897 1.05
2009 10,089  2,372,378 696,667,510 82,880,735 52,996,518 0.64
2010 9,670  2,344,437 634,162,828 75,191,170 70,688,999 0.94
2011 10,572  2,456,086 1,043,230,606 123,168,902 65,157,542 0.53
2012 10,927  2,476,228 995,209,739 102,669,482 145,785,033 1.42
2013 12,137  2,794,073 1,071,029,064 114,208,894 43,757,620 0.38
2014 11,967  2,717,498 949,002,376 102,427,398 48,552,934 0.47
2015 11,614  2,750,007 845,231,885 93,671,664 47,719,192 0.51
2016 11,135  2,709,936 809,462,213 93,163,623 49,565,136 0.53
2017 11,254  2,779,866 913,736,156 104,780,010 43,029,149 0.41
2018 10,643   2,829,043 957,193,854 89,695,400 41,074,397 0.46
Data current as of February 18, 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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