Should Crop Insurance Be Part of Your Farm Risk Management Plan?


RAFI and Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project (ASAP) have just released the first recording of a series of online webinars designed to help you manage risk on your farm.

Click on the link below to view the first recorded session: Should Crop Insurance Be Part of Your Farm Risk Management Plan?

For follow-up thoughts or questions about this webinar, contact James Robinson:,
919-542-1396 ext. 209

Mark Your Calendars

Mark your calendars for our other upcoming FREE online workshops. All you need is a computer and internet access. Register online or over the phone (828-236-1282) to receive your log in information for these online trainings.

Participate online over breakfast (8-9 am) Wednesdays in June, or review the recorded session at your convenience. To learn more and register visit

June 17 @ 8 am – How to Pay for it: Grant, Loan, and Cost Share Options for Farms

June 24 @ 8 am – Sell What You Grow: Diversifying Your Market Opportunities

Webinars are presented in collaboration with Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project (ASAP), along with the Rural Advancement Foundation International (RAFI)North Carolina Cooperative Extension, and Farm Service Agency (FSA).

These webinars provided with support from:



About Hayes Simpson

Hayes Simpson served as RAFI's Communications Coordinator in 2015. She has a background in journalism, nonprofit communications, and agricultural production. Hayes holds a BA in Journalism and Mass Communication from UNC-Chapel Hill and an AAS degree in Sustainable Agriculture from Central Carolina Community College (Pittsboro, NC).