Supplemental Revenue Assistant Payments (SURE) provides benefits for farm revenue losses due to natural disaster. It is the 2008 Farm Bill’s successor to the prior Ad Hoc Crop Disaster Programs, also known as the CDP or Crop Disaster Programs. Unlike the prior USDA Programs, SURE is legislated through 2011.
SURE payments are available to producers on farms that:
• are located in a county covered by a qualifying natural disaster declaration (USDA Secretarial Declarations only) or a contiguous county or