Production Insurance
Winter wheat


What’s new

  • Are you taking advantage of pedigreed seed coverage? Pedigreed seed production coverage offers a unique risk management option for farmers producing pedigreed seed winter wheat. This coverage includes a germination guarantee and a higher price option.
  • Nearly half of farmers now report their acres online – have you tried it? This past spring, more farmers than ever took advantage of the ease and speed of reporting online at The deadline to report fall-seeded grains and oilseeds acres is November 8.

What Production Insurance offers

  • Peace of mind (production level is guaranteed)
  • Dependable collateral with financial institutions
  • Affordable coverage that is cost-shared with government
  • Premiums that are tax deductible as an operating expense
  • Claim payments that reflect market prices
  • Coverage that accommodates the unique aspects of each insurable crop
  • Payments that are made within the year the loss occurred (in most cases)

Funding partners

Production Insurance is part of the suite of programs available under the Sustainable Canadian Agricultural Partnership. For most coverage, producers pay 40% of the total premium cost and none of the administration cost. Together, the federal and provincial governments contribute the other 60%. Administrative costs are fully funded by both levels of government.

Canadian Agricultural Partnership – Agricorp – Ontario – Canada