2018 Crop Insurance Deadlines


       February 15, 2018: ARP Production Reporting Deadline

       March 15, 2018: Sales Closing Deadline (Corn and Soybeans)
   All of the following must be signed and dated by March 15:
            Cancellations – applies to canceling a policy, crop, or county
            Transfers or new applications
            Changing a price or coverage level
            Adding/deleting a crop
            Adding/deleting a county
            High risk land exclusion
            Yield adjustment option

       April 29, 2018: Production Reporting Deadline
            All of the following must be signed and dated by April 29:
            2017 Harvested Production
            Adding new locations
            Deleting locations no longer in farming operation

Initial Plant Dates:        Corn 4/5/18 4/10/18
                                                       Soybeans 4/20/18 4/24/18

Final Planting Dates:    Corn 6/5/18
                                                        Soybeans 6/20/18
                                                        Hybrid Seed Corn 5/31/18

       Prevented Planting & Late Planting Dates: 
              Last day to file a prevented planting claim.
              Last day to plant and insure a crop.
                   Corn 6/30/18
   Soybeans 7/15/18
                   Wheat 5 days after final plant date

July 1, 2018: Wheat Premiums are Due

       July 15, 2018: Acreage Reporting Deadline
                Report Planted Acres and Planting Dates*
                Report any Prevented Planting Acres
                         *Please have your FSA-578 Form and Maps at this time. The acres we report 
                          to Rain & Hail MUST match your FSA-578 Certified Acres. 

       August 15, 2018: Spring Premiums are Due

       September 30, 2018:  
                 Fall crop Sales Closing Deadline
                 Unpaid wheat premium goes on uninsurable list

       October 20, 2018: Wheat final plant deadline
(some southern Indiana & Ohio counties Oct. 31st)

       October 31, 2018: Spring Premiums Due without an interest charge
                                         Seed Corn: End of Insurance Date

       November 14, 2018: Wheat Production Reporting Deadline

       November 15, 2018: Wheat Acreage Reporting Deadline

       Loss Notice Reporting Deadlines:
                 Wheat October 31 
                 Hybrid Seed Corn November 15 
                 Corn and Soybeans December 10 
(within 15 days after unit is harvested)

American Grower, LLC - 355 Smith Road - Greensburg, IN 47240
812-663-5575 Fax: 812-662-0546