Crop Insurance Deadlines

September 30, 2017:

Wheat Sales Closing Deadline - Deadline to apply, reinstate, cancel or make changes, including adding any new endorsements (SCO or YE), to your 2017 Wheat Crop Insurance contract.    We will have you check all of your information and sign your application by this date.

 Earliest Planting Dates:
Corn 4/5/2017 (Hamilton, Kearny, Lane)
Corn 4/10/2017 (Greeley, Sherman, Wallace, Wichita) (4/15/2017)
Grain Sorghum 4/26/2017 Kansas (Colorado 5/1/2017, except Prowers 4/16/2017
Soybeans 4/26/2017 Kansas (5/5/2017 Prowers CO)
Sunflowers 4/25/2017 Kansas (5/15/2017 Colorado)

Final Planting Dates:
Wheat 10/20/2017 (Greeley, Hamilton, Kearny, Lane, Wichita)
Wheat 10/15/2017 (Sherman, Wallace) (Colorado)
Corn 05/25/2017
Grain Sorghum 06/25/2017 Kansas
Grain Sorghum 6/15/2017 (Cheyenne & Lincoln CO) 6/20/2017 (Kiowa & Prowers CO)
Soybeans 6/20/2017 (Greeley, Lane, Wallace, Wichita) 6/15/2017 (Sherman)
Soybeans 6/25/2017 (Hamilton, Kearny & Prowers CO)
Sunflowers 6/20/2017 (Cheyenne, Kiowa & Lincoln CO)
Sunflowers 6/25/2017 Kansas & Prowers CO

Acreage Reporting Dates:

Wheat 12/15/2017 Kansas (11/15/2017 Colorado)
Corn 7/15/2016
Grain Sorghum 7/15/2017
Soybeans 7/15/2017
Sunflowers 7/15/2017

March 16, 2017: Spring Sales Closing
Deadline to apply, reinstate, cancel or make changes, including adding any new endorsements (SCO or YE), to your 2017 Spring Crop Insurance contract. We will have you check all of your information and sign your application by this date.

July 15, 2017: Spring Acreage Reporting Deadline
Report all spring 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 should match your FSA-578 Certified Acres.

August 15, 2017: Spring (corn, grain sorghum) Premiums are due

October 1, 2017: Deadline to pay 2017 spring premiums without interest being charged.

July 1, 2017: Wheat Premiums are due

July 31, 2017: Deadline to pay wheat premiums without interest being charged.

Remember, unpaid premiums go on uninsurable list.