Category: Agriculture

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Farming Industry: Uncanny Spring for NW Ohio | Hitchings Insurance

What a spring it has been for the farming industry in Northwest Ohio. The conditions were downright awful for our area farmers. The wet spring will have a huge impact on the entire state of Ohio, as well as Indiana, Illinois, and other parts of the Midwest. While some areas of our nation’s farm country […]

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Crop Insurance: Protect Your Income | Hitchings Insurance Agency

An important part of coverage for your farm is crop insurance. Each season you count on the income from the grain you are producing. However, there is one factor beyond our control…the weather! Consequently, you should consider this coverage, which protects the producer of the crop from natural disasters such as the following: Drought Flooding […]

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Farm Insurance: What You Need To Know | Hitchings Insurance Agency

Farmers have an incredible responsibility to feed our great nation. This responsibility comes with several challenges, some of which are beyond the farmer’s control. Farm insurance helps to make sure these challenges do not turn into devastation. Critical insurance aspects need to be looked at each year by the farmer to ensure a natural disaster, […]

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Findlay Ohio: A Great Place to Work & Play | Hitchings Insurance Agency

A little reflection As I sit in my newly remodeled office space near Downtown Findlay, I can’t think of a better city for our office location. Findlay Ohio was named the top Micropolitan City for the 5th year in row just a few days ago!  This award can’t be summed up in a blog post […]

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Hope for the Future | Hitchings Insurance Agency

“Kids these days!” We have all heard it! We have probably even been part of the conversations that question the ability of our youth and wonder if there is any hope for the future. Maybe, just maybe, older generations (myself included) have these concerns…. Poor work ethic and lack of dedication You expect me to […]

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Farm Safety During Harvest | Hitchings Insurance Agency

As the weather starts to get cooler and the color of the leaves start to change, farmers will be preparing for harvest. It has taken a lot of work for row crops to get to this point. The soil was prepared. Seed was planted and fertilized while keeping weeds under control. Harvest can be a […]