Agriculture contributes a significant percentage to Kenya’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Agriculture risks therefore need to be managed well to sustain and improve the importance of agriculture to the economy.
What is Agriculture Insurance?
Agriculture insurance is the protection which farmers buy from insurers for their crops and livestock. Farmers pay small amount of money (premium) to insurance companies to compensate them when they incur losses.
Agriculture Insurance Products.Some of the insurance products available include the following: –
- Crop Insurance –This covers crops against physical loss or damage. The perils covered include fire, windstorm, excessive rainfall, drought and uncontrollable pests and diseases.
- Livestock Insurance – It provides cover against death and theft of animals. This may be as a result of accident, fire, lightening, flood, diseases or emergency slaughter on medical grounds.
Crops and Livestock that can be covered include:
- Field crops such as Wheat, Maize, Rice, Tea, Coffee, Barley and Tobacco
- Livestock such as Poultry (Layers and Broilers), Pigs, Cattle (Dairy and Beef), Sheep, goats, Horses and Fish
Whether you’re involved in livestock rearing or crop farming, we understand your need for an insurance policy to protect your livelihood. We will help you manage your risks appropriately and protect your farm from unfortunate outcome
How do I start?
Hisbah Insurance will assess your needs and give you options. Give us a call or email us and one of our friendly staff will help you get the best cover at the right price.