Co-ops Commit to Communities

Anybody know what October is known for? A great month for football? Yep. The Major League Baseball playoffs? Also, yes. Halloween? And one more yes to that. As fun as it would be to talk about each of those items…October is also a big month for the agricultural community (and other industries, alike). Any guesses now? If your mind went to cooperatives (or co-ops), you are on the right track. October is National Cooperative Month. Why is this a big deal? Well, first…there are more than 40,000 … [Read more...]

The Regulation Some Consider a ‘Curse’ Word

“WOTUS!” You might be asking, “Wait, do you kiss your mom with that mouth?!” Just kidding… it’s not a swear word per se, unless you’re a landowner, farmer, rancher, or anyone subject to the Clean Water Act’s (CWA’s) recent rule defining the “Waters of the United States.” Before I go any further with this blog, let me be honest. This was a tough one for me to write. Not because I’m having writer’s block (though, it happens to the best of us), but because it’s about a regulation. If … [Read more...]

The Regulation Some Consider a ‘Curse’ Word

“WOTUS!” You might be asking, “Wait, do you kiss your mom with that mouth?!” Just kidding… it’s not a swear word per se, unless you’re a landowner, farmer, rancher, or anyone subject to the Clean Water Act’s (CWA’s) recent rule defining the “Waters of the United States.” Before I go any further with this blog, let me be honest. This was a tough one for me to write. Not because I’m having writer’s block (though, it happens to the best of us), but because it’s about a regulation. If … [Read more...]

Management Liability Coverage — A Myth?

Chances are good that your company isn’t protected for management liability lawsuits and claims. Unless you’re purchasing Management Liability Insurance (often referred to as Directors & Officers), there’s a glaring gap in the protection you have compared to the protection you think you have. The main reason for this is that it’s a misunderstood coverage surrounded by myths. So…let me clarify it for you a bit. Management Liability is a broad insurance coverage that protects people and … [Read more...]