House Crop Insurance Caucus Announced

Last Thursday, AACI and its coalition counterparts assisted in the kick-off of the first briefing for the newly launched Congressional Crop Insurance Caucus. Co-chairs Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (D-IL) and Congressman Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) were in attendance and made opening remarks on the importance of crop insurance in their districts, particularly for this last growing … Continued

AACI in Action: 2019 Second Quarter Report

AACI in Action: 2019 Second Quarter Report July 16, 2019 Washington, DC – The American Association of Crop Insurers (AACI) released a report titled “AACI in Action: Quarterly Report”. The report reviews AACI’s accomplishments, advocacy efforts, and impact over the second quarter of 2019. Some of the report highlights include a summary of the Association’s … Continued

Seeding the Future Application

As announced at the 2019 annual meeting in San Diego, beginning in 2020 AACI will select the first participants for its new leadership development program, “Seeding the Future”. This program and curriculum have been developed by AACI staff to help identify and educate AACI’s next generation of leaders within the crop insurance industry. Over the … Continued

AACI Chairman Mike Davenport Testifies Before House Ag Committee

On Wednesday, Chairman Davenport testified before the House Agriculture Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management on behalf of AACI for a hearing titled: “How Farm Policy Helps Farmers in Adverse Conditions”. Chairman Davenport provided valuable insight to Members of the Subcommittee as the voice of AACI, and his responses to Members were well … Continued