Coverage for insured perils begins in the fall and ends when harvest is complete or the coverage period date is reached, whichever comes first.
Coverage dates vary by area, depending on when your crop was planted, the available crop heat units and other specific geographical characteristics.
To be eligible for winter coverage on first-year plantings, the dates listed in the following table must be met.
|Coverage start date
|All areas June-bearing only ||N/A||June 15|
|A and C||October 15||September 25|
|B (east)||October 15||September 3|
|B (west)||October 15||September 15|
|D||September 30||September 3|
|E||September 20||August 25|
Defined coverage areas
The following map defines the five specific areas and has been developed by Agricorp based on consideration of available crop heat units and other specific geographical characteristics.
Areas C and E are defined by municipal boundaries, as follows:
- Area C: Niagara and Haldimand County and Tuscarora Township
- Area E: Northern Ontario, the districts of Algoma, Cochrane, Kenora, Manitoulin, Muskoka, Nipissing, Parry Sound, Rainy River, Sudbury, Thunder Bay, Temiskaming, and the county of Haliburton