Crop insurance

Crops are increasingly exposed to frequent weather changes, which can destroy entire harvests in just a few minutes and threaten a farm’s business. Crop insurance minimises consequences arising from natural disasters, thus reducing the risk of agricultural business. Insurance is arrange with a variable participation of 5, 10 or 20%.

Crop insurance is arranged through the following insurance companies:

  • Agra poisťovňa
  • Allianz – Slovenská poisťovňa, a.s.
  • Generali Poisťovňa, a.s.

What risks does the insurance cover?

  • hail, windstorms
  • fire
  • flood, inundation, landslides, falling rocks or soil
  • spring frost in selected crops
  • winter frost in selected crops
  • drought during germination
  • damage caused by snails

A wide range of crops is covered by insurance:

    crops produced on arable land:

  • grains, oil crops, roots, legumes, vegetables, forages, aromatic and spice plants
  • fruit:

  • pome fruits, berries, stone fruit. It also includes young plantings, trees and shrubs
  • special crops:

  • vines and seedlings, hops, one year medicinal plants, tobacco