Peach Crop Insurance

Crop insurance for peaches in Pennsylvania (and other Mid-Atlantic states).
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Updated: March 2, 2017

Peach Crop Insurance

Peaches are insurable in 30 counties in Pennsylvania; they may be insurable in other counties by written agreement if specific criteria are met.

All peaches (including nectarines) in a county are insurable if a premium rate is provided by the actuarial document, they are any variety grown for the production of fresh or processing peaches, they are from tree varieties that have a chilling hour requirement appropriate for the area, they are from a rootstock adapted to the area, they are in an orchard that is considered acceptable, and they are on trees that have reached at least the fourth growing season after being set out.

External link:

Peaches RMA Fact Sheet (2017 crop year)