PRODUCT MANAGEMENT BULLETIN: PM18-051




1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Stop 0801
Washington, DC  20250-0801

Date

October 16, 2018

To:

All Approved Insurance Providers
All Risk Management Agency Field Offices
All Other Interested Parties

From:

Richard H. Flournoy, Deputy Administrator /s/ Richard H. Flournoy    10/16/2018

Subject:

2019 Crop Year (CY) Common Crop Insurance Policy Projected Prices And Volatility Factors Announcement
Common Crop Insurance Policy [1]
The 2019 CY projected prices shown below are approved for the Yield Protection, Revenue Protection, and Revenue Protection with Harvest Price Exclusion plans of insurance. The 2019 CY volatility factors shown below are approved for the Revenue Protection and Revenue Protection with Harvest Price Exclusion plans of insurance. The projected prices and volatility factors are applicable for the crops, types, practices, sales closing date, and states indicated in the following table.  
Crop/Type/Practice
Sales Closing Date/State
Exchange Contract Projected Price Volatility Factor

Barley
October 31 Sales Closing Date
Arizona & California

CBOT

July
Corn

$3.06/bushel

0.13

Barley
Organic Practice
October 31 Sales Closing Date

Arizona & California

CBOT

July
Corn

$6.55/bushel

0.13

Barley - Winter
October 31 Sales Closing Date

Nevada & Utah

CBOT

September
Corn

$3.10/bushel

0.15

Barley - Winter Organic Practice
October 31 Sales Closing Date

Nevada & Utah

CBOT

September
Corn

$6.61/bushel

0.15

Wheat - Winter
October 31 Sales Closing Date

Arizona & California
KCBT July
HRW Wheat
$5.59/bushel 0.17
Wheat - Winter
Organic Practice
October 31 Sales Closing Date

Arizona & California
KCBT July
HRW Wheat
$12.55/bushel 0.17
Wheat - Durum
October 31 Sales Closing Date

Arizona & California
MGE July
HRS Wheat
$7.25/bushel; 0.16
Wheat - Durum
Organic Practice
October 31 Sales Closing Date

Arizona & California
MGE July
HRS Wheat
$16.27/bushel 0.16

[1] Projected Prices and Volatility Factors are applicable for the Supplemental Coverage Option (SCO).

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