Today, Federal Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister, Marie-Claude Bibeau and Saskatchewan Agriculture Minister David Marit, announced the deadline to apply, reinstate, cancel or make changes to Crop Insurance contracts is extended to April 13, 2020.
On behalf of the Saskatchewan Crop Insurance Corporation (SCIC), I want to personally let you know how we are responding to the unprecedented challenges associated with COVID-19. As a Treasury Board Crown Corporation under the Ministry of Agriculture, SCIC is following the recent direction from the Government of Saskatchewan.
Today, Federal Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau and Saskatchewan Agriculture Minister David Marit announced enhancements to the 2020 Crop Insurance Program.
The deadline to file post-harvest claims, submit production declarations and/or request an extension of insurance is November 15. According to Saskatchewan Agriculture’s weekly Crop Report as of October 28, 90 per cent of Saskatchewan crops are harvested.