Crop Insurance for Green Peas

Crop insurance for green peas in Pennsylvania.
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Updated: December 6, 2017

Crop Insurance for Green Peas

Green peas are insurable in Berks, Centre, Dauphin, Lancaster, Lebanon, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, Union, and York counties. Green peas may be insurable in other counties by written agreement if specific criteria are met.

All shell type and pod type green peas are insurable if a premium rate is provided by the actuarial document, they are grown under requirements of a processor contract executed by May 15 without exclusion from the contract at any time during the crop year, they are not interplanted with another crop, they are not planted into an established grass or legume, and they are not planted as a nurse crop.

External link:

Green Peas RMA Fact Sheet (2016 crop year)