Coverage is offered as a dollar-per-acre value that varies by risk zone. It is based on the risk zone average yield for barley at 80 per cent coverage with the base price.
Forage Diversification Option Premiums
Coverage & Customer Premiums (dollars/acre)
Premiums are calculated based on historical barley coverage and production in each risk zone. Premiums are cost-shared; producers will pay 40 per cent while governments pay 60 per cent. There is no experience discount or surcharge.Click here to download the PDF »
Your claim will be calculated based on the coverage and annual production on all insured barley acres in your risk zone. The risk zone loss is the difference between the total coverage of all insured barley acres at the 80 per cent coverage and the total actual production from the same acres. Claims do not have to be filed, but will be automatically calculated.