Cultivating Growth: Westfield’s Promise to Agribusiness Customers

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Cultivating Growth: Westfield’s Promise to Agribusiness Customers From: Westfield Insurance (www.westfieldinsurance.com) The following is the second post in a two-part series on our Agribusiness brand. The series will give an overview of our brand and its history, and how it impacts our customers moving forward. In a previous post, we discussed the promise of Westfield’s Agribusiness Department. ...

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CULTIVATING GROWTH: OUR FARM & AGRIBUSINESS PILLARS OF STRENGTH

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From Westfield Insurance (www.westfieldinsurance.com)   Cultivating Growth: Our Farm and Agribusiness Pillars of Strength The following is the first post in a two-part series on our Agribusiness brand. This series will offer an overview of our brand and its history, and how it impacts our customers moving forward. Our Agribusiness Department (ABD) has been a cultivator of growth and success for the ...

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Refer a Friend

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REFER A FRIEND AND WIN!! Don't forget, there is still plenty of time to get entered into our semi-annual Refer A Friend contest.  If you are our insured, send your friends, family, neighbors etc. to our office for a free quote!  Once we present your referral with a quote, your name will be entered into a ...

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Water Quality – What You Need To Know

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      From Westfield Insurance (www. westfieldinsurance.com) Imagine for a second that we had no regulations on the quality of water. You couldn’t enjoy a cold glass of water without wondering if the refreshing sip would make you sick.  Despite various regulations and advancements to decrease water pollution, it is still a serious issue today. While many people believe ...

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Safeguarding the Health of Your Family’s Farm

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From: Westfield Insurance (www.westfieldinsurance.com) ROPS protection is an effective safeguard against tractor rollover Post written by: Greg Kirkham Many of the farm tractors manufactured today are equipped with seatbelts and a completely enclosed cab, providing critical protection from the leading cause of death on farms, tractor rollovers. As a result, Rollover Protective on Structures, or ROPS, has been a ...

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NATIONAL DAIRY MONTH: MILK’S JOURNEY FROM FARM TO TABLE

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From Westfield Insurance (www.westfieldinsurance.com) Got milk?!  The answer is a resounding “yes!” from American families.  Approximately 212,436,000,000 pounds of milk were produced in the U.S. in 2016 according to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), adding that milk consumption has consistently increased since 2009. For most of us, the journey to get our milk (and other dairy products) ...

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Meet The Team!

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Meet The Team, Segment III Please enjoy our newest segment of Meet The Team.  Meet The Team is a brief interview with one of our Wollam-Grand Valley team members.  Check it out and put a face to the voice!    

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Happy 4th Of July!

Kind Reminder: Our office will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 in observance of Independence Day.  Have a wonderful, safe holiday!

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Five tips for the safe operation of farm equipment

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  From: Westfield Insurance, "Grains of Knowledge" (westfieldinsurance.com) Farming is one of the top 10 most dangerous occupations in America, according to figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Farm-related injuries are often a result of long hours and close, consistent contact with heavy machinery and equipment. These facts are no surprise to those in the farming profession ...

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Do Farmers Need Equipment Breakdown Coverage?

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  From: Westfield  Insurance (www.westfieldinsurance.com) The simple answer is yes, because all farms have equipment breakdown exposure. Farming operations continue to evolve in an effort to improve overall efficiencies and reduce costs. Today’s farms depend on many types of electrical, mechanical, and high tech computer equipment. Many farm and farm risks do not realize how vulnerable they are ...

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