FCIC-25830-1 (06-2001) HANDBOOK
2001 and Succeeding Crop Years
FCIC-25830-1 (APPLE PILOT)
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20250
FEDERAL CROP INSURANCE HANDBOOK
DATE: June 14, 2001
OPI: Product Development Division
APPLE PILOT QUALITY OPTION
2001 AND SUCCEEDING
/s/ Tim B. Witt
Deputy Administrator, Research and Development
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
Major Changes: See changes or additions in text which have been redlined. Three stars (***) identify
information that has been removed.
Changes for June 2001 Issuance (FCIC-25030-1):
These handbook changes track with the current Apple Crop Provisions (01-054) and the Apple
Crop Insurance Pilot Quality Option (00-54AP).
In section 3 C, Unit Division, amended unit information to track with the Apple Crop Insurance
Pilot Quality Option (00-54AP).
In section 5 C, Harvest Production Appraisals, inserted harvested appraisal information that
tracks with the Apple Loss Adjustment Standards Handbook, so that both handbooks have
consistent harvested appraisal information.
In section 7 C, Apple Fresh Fruit Quality Option Appraisal Worksheet Entries and Completion
Information, item 5 - Unit Acre, inserted reference to unit acres and removed reference to
orchard acres. Item 6, Orchard ID. b., removed cull production informatio