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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 at $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. Click on the link at the bottom of the page for $ amounts by county and crop.

 

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Crops
Rate as a percentage of coverage
Wheat, barley, rye, oats, flax, durum, safflower, sunflowers, triticale, sorghum, speltz, corn, hay, millet, potatoes, and sugar beets
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 %
               
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: July 10, 2014 2:42:14 PM MDT