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Agribusiness and Farms

Make Smarter Risk Management Decisions with IRMI's Agribusiness Resources

Farm insurance products are specialized and represent a hybrid of personal and commercial insurance concepts. Understanding how insurance for farm and agribusiness accounts compares to other types of insurance is critical to properly insuring an agribusiness account.

It is crucial that risk management and insurance professionals understand the many facets and complexities of the agricultural industry in order to protect their clients' lives from financial ruin. IRMI is the trusted and comprehensive source of agribusiness risk and insurance information.

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Preventing Grain Bin Injuries and Fatalities

In four seconds, an adult can sink knee-deep in flowing grain and be rendered unable to free themselves without help. To further our mission of helping customers save lives and livelihoods, IRMI is a proud sponsor of Grain Bin Safety Week, an annual campaign promoting grain bin safety on farms and commercial grain-handling facilities. Initiated by Nationwide in 2014, the program has supplied grain rescue tubes and training to 207 fire departments in 31 states.

Learn More About Grain Bin Safety Week

Featured White Paper

If It Moves, Insure It! Your Guide to Mobile Equipment and Auto Exposures in Agribusiness

This free report provides you with an in-depth overview of the vehicle and equipment-related loss exposures that equipment-intensive agribusinesses face. Learn the various ways the exposures can be insured and how to coordinate policies to close the circle of coverage.

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More Popular White Papers

25 Personal Risk Management Tips

Build your credibility with your clients by providing expert advice and suggestions that will help them mitigate risks.

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16 Strategies for Navigating a Hard Insurance Market

Use this checklist to mitigate the effects of a hard market such as possible setbacks in coverage terms, limits, deductibles, and pricing.

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Guide to Consultative Sales for Insurance

Position yourself as a trusted adviser and risk management partner with the help of this outline that covers a 5-part consultative selling strategy.

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Build Your Agribusiness Expertise

IRMI provides you with access to conferences, certification programs, and publications that will help you establish your specialized expertise. 

Earn Your AFIS® Certification 

The Agribusiness and Farm Insurance Specialist (AFIS®) certification will establish your expertise in the insurance and risk management needs of this unique industry.

Attend the IRMI Agribusiness Conference (AgriCon)

Join us at the premier event for insurance and risk management professionals who specialize in the unique exposures and nuanced coverage needs of farms and agribusinesses.

Free IRMI AgriRisk Newsletter

Stay ahead of trends and emerging issues in agribusiness insurance and risk management with the monthly IRMI AgriRisk e-newsletter.

Featured Subscription Resources

These subscription resources, continually updated by IRMI Research Analysts, will provide you with the tools you need to effectively identify agribusiness and farm exposures and properly insure them.


Agribusiness Risk and Insurance

Understand the agribusiness-specific nuances of risk management, learn where standard insurance programs have unique implications for farms and agribusinesses, and stay on top of emerging strategies for managing agribusiness risks. This reference is the essential, comprehensive go-to for all your agribusiness risk and insurance needs—from unique industry exposures (and how to accurately cover them) to identifying and addressing knowledge gaps, and more! 

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Commercial Auto Insurance

Understand the implications for insurance policies when it comes to agriculture auto and mobile equipment to cover expensive and necessary agriculture machinery.

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Commercial Liability Insurance

Do your program recommendations address cyber risk, umbrella, and increasingly important pollution liabilities? With this IRMI best-seller, discern what commercial liability concerns apply so you can properly address them.

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IRMI Workers Comp

Should your clients also have a workers comp policy? What policy endorsements are best suited for agribusiness needs? Have the right answers for all their workers compensations questions.

Find an Agribusiness Insurance Specialist

Looking for an insurance professional that specializes in the agribusiness industry? Our IRMI Certification Directory is a powerful online tool you can use to find someone with specialized risk management expertise by certification, location, or name.

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