August 31, 2021
In a challenging year, many Ontario farmers can take comfort in knowing that their crops are covered against risks beyond their control. In 2021, 5.3 million acres of crops are insured under Production Insurance.
Maps of insured acres by county
The following maps show corn and soybeans acres across Ontario that are covered by Production Insurance for 2021.
This year, 1.65 million acres of corn and 2.09 million acres of soybeans are covered by Production Insurance.
How Production Insurance helps
With too much rain in some parts of the province and too little in others,
Agricorp is helping farmers understand how their program coverage works so they can make decisions that are best for their farms.
The following rainfall maps show the wide range of precipitation for most of the growing season. Check back in the fall for an update on August rainfall.
With such variable rainfall, it's beneficial that so many crops are covered by Production Insurance, which covers losses caused by an insured peril, such as weather.
Farmers with Production Insurance who have damage from weather or any other insured peril, and who haven't spoken with Agricorp yet, should do so as soon as possible.