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    Water in Basements

    We have had some wet weather lately! This can cause some issues, particularly with your basement flooding. Check out these tips to prevent basement flooding. •Clean and maintain gutters and downspouts: keeping your gutters free of debris and ensuring downspouts are properly positioned away from the foundation, water from rain and storms will flow freely, rather than pooling up against your home. Downspouts should direct water at least three feet away from your foundation. •Properly landscape your yard: The slope of your yard or the shape of your flower bed could be contributing to your water issues. If the slope of your yard directs water towards your home, water will…

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    2021 Scholarship Recipients

    Brystal Jones Meet Brystal Jones. Brystal has been selected as a 2021 Lincoln County Farmers Mutual Insurance Company Scholarship recipient. She is graduating from Elsberry High School and will be continuing her education at Mizzou! She will be pursuing a degree in Agronomy/Plant Science. Congratulations, Brystal and good luck in college! Elizabeth Hemmer Elizabeth Hemmer is one of our 2021 Lincoln County Farmers Mutual Insurance Company Scholarship recipients! Elizabeth is graduating from Troy Buchanan High School. This fall, she plans to attend Truman State University to study Communication Sciences and Disorders. Hemmer dreams of obtaining her Master’s degree and becoming a Speech-Language Pathologist. Congratulations Elizabeth!

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    Distracted Driving

    April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month. While you are behind the wheel of a vehicle, your most important task is to be a safe and alert driver. Here are some tips to avoid distraction on the road: 🚘Store loose gear, possessions and other items that could roll around in the car 🚘Make adjustments before your get underway, like your GPS, seats, mirrors, climate controls and sound systems 🚘Finish dressing and personal grooming at home 🚘Snack smart. If possible, eat meals or snacks before or after your trip, not while driving. On the road, avoid messy foods that can be difficult to manage 🚘Secure children and pets before getting underway. If…

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    Spring Boat Inspection

    Spring has sprung and it’s time to put your boat back in the water! Check out these steps for your spring boat inspection: 🚤Remove the Boat Cover and Inspect for Critter Hibernation 🚤Clean All Canvas, Vinyl and Carpeting 🚤Check the Engine & Propeller for dents or damages, an oil change, fuel lines, and possibly a belt 🚤Check Cooling System & Replace Antifreeze 🚤Replace Battery: you don’t want a dead battery after you launched 🚤Polish and Wax 🚤Check for Stiff Steering

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    Annual Meeting Notice 2021

    IMPORTANT NOTICE from LINCOLN COUNTY FARMERS MUTUAL INSURANCE The Annual Meeting of Lincoln County Farmers Mutual Insurance Company will be held at Redemption Ranch, on Saturday, March 20, 2021 at 11:30 a.m. located at 77 Redemption Road, Winfield, Missouri 63389. Business to be presented is the election of two Directors for three years and to transact such business that may come before the board. Additionally, the Board will also vote on the following proposed Amendment to the Articles: Proposed Amendment for ARTICLE II. PURPOSE: The purpose of the Company shall be to insure it’s members against loss from hazards permitted to be insured against by the Mutual Insurance Law of…

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    Tire Maintenance

    How well do you take care of your tires? If you care about your safety, and about saving money, it’s important to understand how tires affect your vehicle’s performance. Here are some tips regarding tire maintenance. 📌Check the pressure of all tires, including your spare, at least once a month when the tires are “cold,” meaning that the car hasn’t been driven for at least three hours. 📌Check your tire’s tread at least once a month when you’re checking their pressure. Tires have built-in “treadwear indicators,” which are raised sections that run in between the tire’s tread. When the tread is worn down so that it’s level with the tread…

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    Annual Meeting 2021

    IMPORTANT NOTICE from LINCOLN COUNTY FARMERS MUTUAL INSURANCE The Annual Meeting of Lincoln County Farmers Mutual Insurance Company will be held at Redemption Ranch, on Saturday, March 20, 2021 at 11:30 a.m. located at 77 Redemption Road, Winfield, Missouri 63389. Business to be presented is the election of two Directors for three years and to transact such business that may come before the board. Additionally, the Board will also vote on the following proposed Amendment to the Articles: Proposed Amendment for ARTICLE II. PURPOSE: The purpose of the Company shall be to insure it’s members against loss from hazards permitted to be insured against by the Mutual Insurance Law of…

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    Farming in the Winter

    Winter may seem like a perfect chance to relax a bit, but as any farmer or rancher knows, work and chores don’t stop just because the winter weather has arrived. When it comes to working out in the cold, you probably know to dress for cold weather, but do you know how to work safely all winter long? Look at these tips to be sure you’ve all got a handle on staying safe! 🧣Layer up: you can always peel layers off if you start to sweat 🧢Hood & Hat: you lose a lot of heat through your head in the extreme cold, insulate first with a hat that covers the…

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    Earthquake Awareness Month

    February is Earthquake Awareness month. Do you know what to do in the event of an earthquake? •DROP, COVER, and HOLD ON •If you’re not able to hide under a piece of furniture, crouch down and cover your face and head with your arms, making sure you’re not near windows, mirrors, or other pieces of loose furniture or décor. •If you’re in a vehicle at the time of an earthquake, get to a safe area and stop the car, staying inside the vehicle. Stay away from bridges and overpasses, and be sure to listen to the radio for notices and important information