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CropInsurance TODAY NCIS Celebrates Silver Anniversary By Laurie Langstraat and Tom Zacharias, NCIS Twenty-five years ago, in February 1989, crop insurance history was made as the Crop Hail Insurance Actuarial Association (CHIAA) and the National Crop Insurance Association (NCIA) united to form what we know today as National Crop Insurance Services (NCIS). The Beginning CHIAA and NCIA had been serving the crop insurance industry under other named associations since the early 1900s. CHIAA's focus was providing Crop-Hail premium rates and forms for the Crop-Hail industry while NCIA provided Crop-Hail loss adjustment procedures, conducted industry training and maintained the CropHail industry's agronomic research program that has been in place since the early 1900s. Leaders of both associations were instrumen20 MAy2014 NCIS' first staf f officers in 19 Lloyd Lindst 89. Paul Hore rom, Harry So l, Gary Schm uza, Al Walte idt, r and George Bender

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Crop Insurance Today May 2014

“...Where to now, St. Peter?”
2013 Year In Review
NCIS Celebrates Silver Anniversary
2014 Annual Convention Draws Record Numbers
Four Industry Stalwarts Presented Lifetime Achievement Awards
Dan Carothers Receives Outstanding Service Award
Kenny Shock Receives NCIS Industry Leadership Award
Tom Vetter Receives NCIS Industry Leadership Award
Committee Chairs Ready for the Year
Jo Anne Baker Retires Leaving NCIS

Crop Insurance Today May 2014