• Farm Bill - A Look Back

    As Farm Bill Heads to Conference, A Look Back

    After the Senate and House passed its Farm Bill, applause from the agricultural community was swift and loud. But in light of recent events, export-driven U.S. commodities have been feeling the pain from retaliatory tariffs as corn, cotton, chicken legs, sorghum, sirloins, and specialty crops have been hit hard in recent weeks. August 14, 2018
    Featured News Industry Political
  • Photo Calendar

    2019 NAU Country Photo Calendar Contest

    Don’t miss your chance to take part in the 2019 NAU Country Calendar by submitting your photo entry that represents “Farm Life” today! Our 2018 calendar featured a variety of fun pictures showcasing the four seasons of farming. This year, we want to see your choice of photos that signify Farm Life! August 13, 2018
    Agent Farmer Featured News NAU Country News
  • Option Changes

    RMA Option Changes

    In early January of 2018, the Risk Management Agency (RMA) made changes affecting both the Prevented Planting +10 Percent Option (PT) and the Yield Cup (YC) option. NAU Country will apply these changes to any 2019 coverages. August 13, 2018
    Industry NAU Country
  • 2019 NCIS News Updates

    2019 NCIS Update Highlights

    ​Here are the crop insurance industry updates from the 2019 National Crop Insurance Services (NCIS) Train-the-Trainer Fall Conference in Overland Park, KS that was recently held on July 17-18, 2018. August 13, 2018
    Industry NAU Country
  • American Association of Crop Insurers (AACI) Newsletter

    American Association of Crop Insurers (AACI) Newsletter - August 3, 2018

    Keep informed on the latest AACI updates in their weekly newsletter. Note: AACI content can only be accessed through the Agent Portal. Click on the link to login, and view the AACI Newsletter PDF. August 03, 2018
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  • Crop Insurance FAQ

    Is crop insurance targeted to specific crops, regions, or farmers?

    In 1948, insurance was only available for wheat, cotton, flax, corn, and tobacco for a total of 391 county-crop programs. This is compared to more than 130 commodities and 62,000 county-crop programs today. Also, 1.1 million policies were sold in 2017, covering all 50 states and more than 90 percent of America’s farmland. August 02, 2018
    Industry NAU Country
  • American Association of Crop Insurers (AACI) Newsletter

    American Association of Crop Insurers (AACI) Newsletter Update - July 27, 2018

    Keep informed on the latest AACI updates in their weekly newsletter. Note: AACI content can only be accessed through the Agent Portal. Click on the link to login, and view the AACI Newsletter PDF. July 27, 2018
    Industry NAU Country News Political
  • American Association of Crop Insurers (AACI) Newsletter

    American Association of Crop Insurers (AACI) Action Update - July 24, 2018

    Keep informed on the latest AACI updates in their weekly newsletter. Note: AACI content can only be accessed through the Agent Portal. Click on the link to login, and view the AACI Newsletter PDF. July 26, 2018
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  • Farm Bill

    Real farm bill battle ensues now

    U.S. House and Senate ag leaders have pledged to convene the joint conference committee this month to hammer out a farm bill acceptable to both houses and President Trump. July 24, 2018
  • American Association of Crop Insurers (AACI) Newsletter

    American Association of Crop Insurers (AACI) Newsletter Update - July 20, 2018

    Keep informed on the latest AACI updates in their weekly newsletter. Note: AACI content can only be accessed through the Agent Portal. Click on the link to login, and view the AACI Newsletter PDF. July 23, 2018
    Industry NAU Country News Political