11th Circuit: Agency’s Denial Of Crop Insurance Claim Was Not Arbitrary, Capricious

(June 29, 2016, 3:37 PM EDT) -- ATLANTA — The 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on June 29 affirmed a lower federal court’s ruling that a government agency did not act arbitrarily or capriciously when it rejected a peanut farmer’s crop insurance claim (Spring Creek Farming Co. v. Federal Crop Insurance Corp., et al., No. 15-14818, 11th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 11844).

(Per curiam opinion available. Document #13-160707-035Z.)

In 2012, Spring Creek Farming Co. planted 1,354 acres of peanuts on five farms located in Jackson County, Fla. Spring Creek insured its...
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