WESTFIELD - Cynthia Lawson of Cynthia Woltz Insurance Agency, Westfield, has successfully completed a series of educational courses and has achieved the On Your Side Farm Certified Agency designation from Nationwide Agribusiness Insurance Company, Des Moines, Iowa. Completing the rigorous training program means farmers and ranchers can depnd on a Farm Certified agent to understand their farming operations, brovide basic risk assessment that help reduce expenses, educate them about exposures, match the correct coverages to meet their needs and provide professional, knowledgeable service.
“We’re excited that I completed this certification program,” Lawson said. “We have made a commitment to help protect farmers and ranchers in our area with the highest level of professionalism and service. This certification tells our area farmers that we’re committed to helping protect them now and into the future.”
The designation is intended to help farm and ranch customers recognize agents who make a commitment to understanding the complex risks faced by the agriculture industry. Only agents who successfully complete the program will be awarded the designation, and agents must recertify every three years.
“Nationwide Agribusiness developed this certification program to provide additional education and resources to insurance agents who make a commitment to protecting farms and ranches,” said Jerry Hillard, Farm Sales Director of Nationwide Agribusiness. “We’re proud of the agents who complete the program and are excited abotu the level of service farmers and ranchers can expect from paternering with Farm Certified agents.