Lightning – A Force to be Reckoned With!

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Lightning – A Force to be Reckoned With! We all like to watch the fireworks that a summer lightning storm can provide. A lightning strike is also a potentially dangerous event. A Few Lightning Facts: • Lightning is a giant discharge of electricity accompanied by a brilliant flash of light and a loud crack of thunder. The spark can… Read more »

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Hot Work – Don’t Burn Your End

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You may be thinking, “Leave it to an insurance guy to write about Hot Work at the start of winter.” However, I hope you learn something about different types of Hot Work here. We’re not talking about the kind of heat which farmers are so used to, like toiling in the fields in summer, or… Read more »

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Prepare Farm Buildings for Winter

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Imagine all the time that you spend winterizing your property: for example, making sure winter clothes and coats are adequate; and having feed, water and shelter available for the animals on the coldest days.  As you go through your winterizing checklist, you likely review your vehicles, home and animals, but have you considered what should… Read more »

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Don’t Scam On Me

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One of our material dealers recently opened a line of credit for a new customer, for the purchase of materials.  The customer appeared to be a long established and reputable company.  It turned out that the customer was actually a fictitious company that had stolen the name of a legitimate company and may have hacked… Read more »

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