Archive: August 2014

Farmer’s Share of Retail Food Dollar

08.06.14

Did you know that farmers and ranchers receive only 15.8* cents of every food dollar that consumers spend on food at home and away from home? According to USDA, off farm costs including marketing, processing, wholesaling, distribution and retailing account for more than 80 cents of every food [Read More]

Bad Credit Can Almost Double Your Car Insurance Premiums

08.05.14

Drivers with poor credit scores are paying almost twice as much for car insurance as those with excellent credit, a recent report found. Based on data from six large insurers from across the United States, InsuranceQuotes.com found that drivers with poor credit pay as much as 91% more [Read More]

Your Metal Roof MAY NOT Be Covered the Way You Thought It Was

08.01.14

With all the hail activity we have seen this spring and summer in Nebraska, many home owners and farm owners are finding out the hard way that their metal roof MAY NOT be covered the way they thought it was. A recent story in the Omaha World Herald [Read More]

Welcome Renee and Kris

08.01.14

Renee Bartlett and Kris Alonzo recently attended the Midwest Regional Agency “New Agent Success Training” held in the home office in Lincoln, NE. Renee and Kris recently started their careers with Midwest Regional Agency as Professional Sales Agents in Beatrice NE, and Chanute, KS respectfully. We welcome them [Read More]