Farm Kids

Former farm kids — Today's farm insurance experts

Most people would probably consider someone who majored in agricultural studies and minored in agronomy at Iowa State University to be more than...

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Curt Weis: Former farm kid — today's farm insurance expert

When you’re born into a farm family, on the job training begins the moment you can walk. You learn quickly  where it’s safe to play , not to startl...

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Former farm kids – Today’s farm insurance experts: Dave Schlichting

We have a confession. Unlike most of his colleagues on the Farm-Ag Underwriting team, Dave Schlichting, SECURA Vice President – Farm/Ag Underwritin...

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Former farm kids – Today’s farm insurance experts

Patti Lemke, Sr. Agribusiness Underwriter, spent her entire young life living and working on a farm. Her parents owned and operated a small farm in...

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Former farm kid — today's farm insurance expert

On a small family-owned dairy farm in Oconto Falls, Wis., home to 100 dairy cows and four little farmhands, Kayla Smith grew up and learned the way...

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Former farm kids — Today's farm insurance experts: Jenny VanDeHei

When Jenny VanDeHei left for college to study business, she thought she had picked her last stone and fed her last calf. She loved the family farm...

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