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Free webinar on crop insurance program Jan. 24

Event organizer: University of Maine Cooperative Extension
Event Date & Time: January 24, 2019 12:00 pm until January 24, 2019 1:00 pm

ORONO — Farmers are invited to learn about the Whole Farm Revenue Protection crop insurance program prior to the March 15 enrollment deadline with a webinar noon–1 p.m Thursday, Jan. 24.

The webinar will use real farm examples from the Northeast that include information about the types of risks covered and the records needed to enroll, and an overview of the gross revenue protection program. A question and answer session will follow.

The webinar is free; registration is required. Register online. For information, contact Erin Roche at 207-949-2940; erin.roche@maine.edu.

Speakers include crop insurance education program managers from the University of Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Vermont and Delaware Cooperative Extensions. Funding for this program is provided by the USDA Risk Management Agency Targeted States Program.