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Start the new year smart with our webinar on farm insurance

By:Peggy Kirk Hall, Attorney and Director, Agricultural & Resource Law Program Friday, January 05th, 2024
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Are your farm business assets adequately protected against risk?  Our webinar on farm insurance, an excellent tool for protecting your assets, can help you answer that question.  Join us for Covering Your Assets: Understanding the Basics of Farm Insurance on January 11, 2024 from 7-9 p.m.  Sponsored by OSU's Agricultural & Resource Law Program and the National Agricultural Law Center, the webinar aims to help you ensure that your insurance best protects you and your farm business.

Topics we'll cover in the webinar include:

  • Who should be insured?
  • How much coverage do you need?
  • Updating asset inventories
  • Contractual duties of carriers
  • Are casual employees covered?
  • Business entities and insurance
  • The claims process
  • Appealing a claim determination
  • Working with your agent

Webinar speakers are the authors of our publication on farm insurance, Covering Your Assets, and include:

  • Robert Moore, Attorney, OSU Agricultural & Resource Law Program.
  • Jeff Lewis, Attorney, OSU Agricultural & Resource Law Program, also previously an insurance defense attorney.
  • Samantha Capaldo, Staff Attorney, National Agricultural Law Center, also previously an insurance agent.

The webinar is free, but registration is necessary!  Register at