Marji Alaniz, FarmHer founder, and Erin Cumings, fourth-generation farmer and Nationwide associate vice president (AVP) of farm underwriting, discuss what farmers should be thinking about in managing their risks in a changing environment.

Erin and her husband operate a diversified farm outside of Des Moines, Iowa where they raise cattle, corn, hay, and soybeans. Listen to how they have adapted their operation in today’s new normal.


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