University of Maryland Extension

Crop Insurance Workshop

Plans are underway for the 2019 Crop Insurance Workshop to be held October 8 at the Comfort Inn, 4500 Crain Hwy, Bowie, MD 20716. You can register at

The workshop will feature speakers covering the latest information related to the federal crop insurance program including ongoing trade disputes and potential impacts on crop insurance, potentials for crop insurance covering hemp in 2020, and an update on the implementation of the 2018 Farm Bill. Complete agenda will be forthcoming.

The workshop is free to attend with lunch provided. Registration is required before the event to give an accurate count for food.

We look forward to seeing you there.


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