Unlocking the full potential of agricultural insurance

How to reach the farmer – from the small family farming plot in India to the large agro-industrial complex operating in Brazil – with an appealing insurance product at an affordable price?

This central topic drove the animated discussions of the more than 80 agricultural insurance experts at the International agriculture insurance conference held at the Swiss Re Centre for Global Dialogue in Rueschlikon, Switzerland on 29-30 September.

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