January 8, 2020

2020 Ethics in Crop Insurance Training Schedule

We've scheduled all of our 2020 "Ethics in the Crop Insurance Industry" course dates/times! This course trains on ethical behavior for staff, agents, adjusters and supervisors as well as ethical issues in the workplace and crop insurance industry.

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December 16, 2019

Introducing New Product, BOOST!

Hudson Crop is very excited to introduce supplemental product, BOOST, allowing producers to complement federally-subsidized products by providing a variety of bands of coverage designed to protect crop value against the decline in price and/or yield.

 

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November 11, 2019

Seeking Experienced Claims Processors

Hudson Crop is seeking experienced claims processors to provide a full range of support to our Claims Department in either our Overland Park, KS or Lexington, KY office.

 

Learn more about this and other Hudson Crop career opportunities.

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September 3, 2019

Deferred Interest Resource for Policyholders

In response to RMA Manager's Bulletin MGR-19-023 announcing the deferral of interest charges on crop insurance premiums (read full bulletin for details/applicable billing date information), we've created a resource for Hudson Crop agents and policyholders outlining the…

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August 26, 2019

Congratulations Jaya and Lexi, CIRB Emerging Leaders!

Congratulations to our very own Jaya Hahn and Alexis Schroeder for being selected as members of the CIRB 2019-2020 Emerging Leaders Program (ELP) class!

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July 11, 2019

RMA Extends Acreage Reporting Deadline for Certain States

In reference to the RMA BULLETIN NO.: MGR-19-019 released July 10, 2019, Hudson Crop will honor the acreage reporting date extension of July 22, 2019 for all counties in Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Minnesota, North Dakota, Ohio, Tennessee and Wisconsin.

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June 27, 2019

Fulfill Your Training Requirements to Sell 2020 Livestock

With the new Reinsurance Year beginning July 1st, it's time for Annual Livestock Update Training in order to meet the Livestock Price Reinsurance Agreement's (LPRA) required three hours of annual livestock update training for experienced agents. The LPRA defines "experienced agent" as one that has been previously trained on the Livestock Risk Protection…

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May 3, 2019

NEW: Veteran Farmer or Rancher

On March 26, 2019, RMA released bulletin MGR-19-010 introducing Veteran Farmer or Rancher (VFR) benefits.

Section 12306(b) of the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 added the definition of Veteran Farmers and Ranchers to Section 502(b) of the Federal Crop Insurance Act (7 U.S.C. 1502(b)) (as amended by section 11101) and…

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April 23, 2019

2020 Crop Year Livestock Program Modifications

On April 22, 2019, RMA released bulletins PM-19-022, PM-19-023 and PM-19-024 regarding revisions to the Dairy Revenue Protection (DRP), Livestock Gross Margin (LGM) and Livestock Risk Protection (LRP) plans of insurance for the 2020 crop year starting July 1st, 2019.

DRP revisions include:

  • Coverage Level Adjustments: Removed the 70…

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March 15, 2019

BFR Definition Changes for WFRP – 2019 and Succeeding Crop Years

RMA released Managers Bulletin MGR-19-004 on March 12, 2019 altering the definition of Beginning Farmer or Rancher (BFR) for purposes of the Whole-Farm Revenue Protection (WFRP) plan of insurance for the 2019 and succeeding policy years.

 

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The following definition of BFR applies to all WFRP policyholders or new policyholders…

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