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.
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.