Federal Crop Insurance
FCIC-25020 (06-1999) 2001 and Succeeding Crop Years
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20250
FEDERAL CROP INSURANCE HANDBOOK
NUMBER: 25020-1 (09-2000)
DATE: September 29, 2000
ALMOND LOSS ADJUSTMENT
2001 AND SUCCEEDING CROP
OPI: Product Development Division
THIS HANDBOOK CONTAINS THE OFFICIAL FCIC-APPROVED LOSS ADJUSTMENT
STANDARDS FOR THIS CROP FOR THE 2001 AND SUCCEEDING CROP YEARS. IN
THE ABSENCE OF INDUSTRY-DEVELOPED, FCIC-APPROVED PROCEDURE FOR THIS
CROP FOR 2001 AND SUCCEEDING CROP YEARS, ALL REINSURED COMPANIES
WILL UTILIZE THESE STANDARDS FOR BOTH LOSS ADJUSTMENT AND LOSS
SUMMARY OF CHANGES/CONTROL CHART
Major Changes: See changes or additions in text which has been redlined. Three asterisks (***)
identify information that has been removed.
This handbook complies with the 2001 Almond Crop Provisions (01028) issued 8/2000.
In section 2 B. (1), deleted the definition “Almond Rejects,” and removed references to
rejects in the definitions for “Insect Injury,”and “Meat Pounds.”
Changed the phrase “see the LAM” to “refer to the LAM” wherever the phrase appears
in the revised pages.
In section 8 B. Section II, (3) deleted subparagraph (c) and renumbered the remaining
subparagraphs accordingly. In the first line of renumbered (3) (d), deleted “(or crop)”
and in the last line replaced the word “crop” with “practice.” In item A2, of the
Production Worksheet instructions, reformated the paragraph into two subparagraphs
“a.” and “b.” In item I, revised the second sentence to indicate that production damaged
due to uninsured causes will be considered production to count. Also deleted the
reference to EXHIBIT 1.
ALMOND LOSS ADJUSTMENT ST