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Crop Hail Insurance

Montana State Hail Insurance Rates

 

Hail insurance coverage maximums for 2014 have been set by the Montana State Hail Insurance Board a t$75 per acre for non-irrigated crops and $114 an acre for irrigated crops. Rates charged are a percentage of the insured amount and vary by county according to the hail loss history of the area. Zones identify the rates.

 

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Crops
Rate as a percentage of coverage
Wheat, barley, rye, oats, flax, durum, safflower, sunflowers, triticale, sorghum, speltz, corn, hay and millet
Zone 1
Zone 2
Zone 3
Zone 4
Zone 5
Zone 6
Zone 7
11.55 %
10.5 %
9.45 %
8.4 %
7.35 %
6.3 %
5.25 %
Lentils, peas, beans, canary seed, grass seed and alfalfa seed
11.9 %
10.8 %
9.73 %
8.65 %
7.57 %
6.5 %
5.4 %
Canola, mustard, rape, sainfoin and alfalfa seed
12 %
11 %
9.9 %
8.8 %
7.7 %
6.6 %
5.5 %
Potatoes and sugar beets
(Up to maximum coverage of $100/acre)
6.6 %
6 %
5.4 %
4.8 %
4.2 %
3.6 %
3 %
Mixed fields
Charge for mixed fields is the highest rate crop in the mix
 

Published: November 10, 2010 4:41:00 PM MST.
Last Modified: April 7, 2014 2:37:42 PM MDT