2021 Member Benefits Booklet

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The Benefits of Membership

MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT Farm Bureau is the “Voice of Agriculture” and an advocate for farmers and landowners at the local, state, and national level. Your membership ensures that Farm Bureau is able to carry out its mission of representing the producers of food, fiber, and shelter. You are also investing in a safe, abundant, and affordable food supply, protecting our natural resources, and sustaining a strong economic base for America. Georgia Farm Bureau serves more than 250,000 member families through 158 county Farm Bureau offices located throughout the state. Most of the money you pay in dues remains in your county to be utilized by your local Farm Bureau on your behalf. Since its beginning in 1937, Georgia Farm Bureau has continued to expand and improve services for you – our valuable member families. In the early years, most Farm Bureau members were farmers, but today’s membership includes Georgians from ALL walks of life. Many services, discounts and benefit programs have been added to increase the value of membership with the goal that every family receives more in benefits than the annual $35 membership dues. Leadership and staff are committed to this goal for future generations. We hope you take full advantage of all the benefits that come with being a Farm Bureau member. I invite you to see for yourself the tremendous dividends you will receive from investing in your Farm Bureau. We appreciate your support of Georgia’s families and agriculture. THANK YOU for allowing us the privilege of serving you and your family.

YOUR MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS Georgia Farm Bureau uses the size and strength of its membership numbers to negotiate partnerships with reputable companies who offer exclusive discounts to Georgia Farm Bureau members, such as:




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Ford Motor Company is pleased to extend an exclusive offer for Georgia Farm Bureau members: $500 savings* off vehicle MSRP toward the purchase or lease of any eligible Ford. With this valuable offer, eligible Georgia Farm Bureau Members can enjoy savings on the vehicle of their choice from the exciting new lineup of hard-working and technologically advanced trucks from Ford. Take advantage of this special $500 offer* today by visiting the website below: fordspecialoffer.com/farmbureau/ga

Over 7,000 participating hotels worldwide offer Farm Bureau members this special discount. Whether it’s a business trip, a long weekend or a family vacation, GET PACKING AND SAVE! Make your reservation in advance by either booking online at choicehotels.com or calling (800) 258-2847. When booking online, click on the “Enter Your Special Rate ID,” link and enter the Farm Bureau Special Rate ID code then make your reservation. If you choose to make your reservation via telephone, be sure to give the agent the ID number to guarantee that your reservation is booked at the correct discounted rate. THE ASCEND COLLECTION

PROGRAM GUIDELINES • Y ou must be a member of Georgia Farm Bureau for at least 30 consecutive days prior to purchase. Proof of membership is required.

Ascend Collection is a network of Historic, Boutique and Unique hotels that gives you an authentic, local experience. And since the properties are independently owned and associated with Choice Hotels®, you get the peace of mind that comes with a national brand.

• L imit one Bonus Cash offer per vehicle purchase or lease. • Limit of five new eligible vehicle purchases or leases per member during the program period. • This offer may not be used in conjunction with other Ford Motor Company private incentives or AXZD-Plans. *See your Ford dealer for complete details and qualifications. Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

JOIN CHOICE PRIVILEGES ® AND START REWARDING YOURSELF TODAY! You’ll earn Choice Privileges® points by staying at over 7,000 properties throughout the US, Canada, Europe, Mexico, and the Caribbean. Membership is free! With Choice Privileges, you can begin enjoying special benefits immediately: Express reservations and check-in, extended check-out upon request, free hi-speed internet access, just to name a few. For more information, call the Choice Service Center at 888-770-6800. *Some blackout dates may occur. Advance reservations required. Discount cannot be combined with other discount programs. Prices and availability subject to change without notice.





WYNDHAM HOTELS EXCLUSIVE TRAVEL SAVINGS WITH WYNDHAM HOTEL GROUP With more than 9,000 hotels around the world, Wyndham Hotel Group has hotels everywhere, for every need! As a member of the Georgia Farm Bureau, you can save up to 20% off the Best Available Rate!* Book your stay today! Call 877-670-7088 or book online at gfb.org using the Farm Bureau Discount ID.

Farm Bureau Bank has built its entire existence around the lifestyle and needs of farmers and ranchers across America. Here to help grow traditions, give back to agricultural communities, and offer financial convenience for your unique way of life, Farm Bureau Bank is committed to serving you. DEPOSIT SERVICES • Interest-bearing Performance Checking • Money Market Accounts • CDs – Certificates of Deposits • IRAs – Individual Retirement Accounts • HSAs – Health Savings Accounts • Free 24/7 Internet Banking • Free FBBmobile with Mobile Deposit


CONSUMER CARDS • Farm Bureau Member Rewards Mastercard – the card that pays your membership dues! • Farm Bureau Bank gift cards

In addition to the Wyndham Hotel Savings Program, Georgia Farm Bureau members can take advantage of TripBeat vacation rental discounts. TripBeat makes it easy, convenient and affordable to search and book resort vacations by providing access to more than 2,400 resort condo rental properties in desirable destinations in approximately 90 countries.*

BUSINESS SERVICES • Premier Business Visa credit card with rewards • Free account management online – anytime • Business Checking

Prices and availability subject to change without notice.


VEHICLE LOANS • Member-special rates for new and used vehicles, RVs, motorcycles, ATVs, personal watercrafts, and boats • Up to 100% financing and refinancing • Competitively priced protection plans EQUIPMENT LOANS • Finance or refinance new or used farm equipment • Flexible payment plans MORTGAGE LOANS • Variety of mortgages with competitive rates Contact your local Farm Bureau Agent for more information or visit farmbureau.bank today!

See terms and conditions at farmbureau.bank. Banking services provided by Farm Bureau Bank, FSB, Farm Bureau, FB, and the FB National Logo are registered service marks owned by, and used by Farm Bureau Bank FSB under license from, the American Farm Bureau Federation.

Farm Bureau members also save up to 40%* on Preferred Weekly and Short Stays. At TripBeat.com, it’s as easy and convenient to search for, view availability, and book resort condo rentals as booking typical hotel accommodations online.

Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

7-NIGHT VACATION RENTALS - ONLY $399* $399 Weekly Getaways are only $57 per night, per unit – not per person – regardless of size, time of year or destination. It’s an unbeatable value considering most accommodations are in spacious suites featuring separate kitchen and living areas. There is no limit on how many $399 Weekly Getaways Georgia Farm Bureau members can book! Visit tripbeat.com/gafb to start your vacation search. To book by phone, please call 844-367-6433 and be sure to mention you are a Georgia Farm Bureau member. *Destinations and travel times are subject to availability and confirmed on a first come, first served basis. Offer includes only accommodations and specifically excludes travel cost and other expenses that may be incurred. Promotional discounts and offers may not apply to all properties. Offer may not be combined with any other promotion, discount, or coupon and may be discontinued at any time without notice. All-inclusive resorts may charge a mandatory all-inclusive fee. Other restrictions may apply. Offer void where prohibited by law. Additional taxes may apply. All prices are in U.S. Dollars (USD).

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IDENTITY THEFT PROTECTION Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in the country with someone getting their identity stolen every 2 seconds in the United States. How’s that for a startling statistic? Identity theft can affect your ability to get a job, rent an apartment, buy a home, get insurance or cause potential financial ruin. By being a valued member of Georgia Farm Bureau, you can protect yourself and your family at a 20% discount. Get enrolled for as little as $7.95 today. Call (800) 939-4170 or visit gfb.org/membership/id-protect.cms to learn more.

HOW DOES ID THEFT CONSULTATION & RESTORATION SERVICE WORK? • Create or log in to your account at gfb.org/membership/id-theft.cms to report a recent ID theft. • After gathering some basic information, a thorough assessment of the member’s unique situation will be performed to determine the nature and extent of the identity theft event.

MYIDCARE’S BEST-IN-CLASS PROTECTION INCLUDES: • Credit monitoring • Internet and dark web monitoring for suspicious activity • Change of address monitoring • Court Record and Payday Loan monitoring • Social Security Fraud monitoring

As part of the many benefits included with your Georgia Farm Bureau membership, you have access to Identity Theft Consultation and Restoration Services. All eligible* family members in the household are covered and the service is included in your annual membership dues.

• $1 million in reimbursement insurance • Monthly reporting to keep you updated • Advice from professionals trained in identity protection • Unlimited help via phone and email

• Once a determination has been made that a member’s identity has been stolen, the member is assigned a Personal Recovery Advocate and a case file is opened. • Utilizing a Limited Power of Attorney, the Personal Recovery Advocate will work on the member’s behalf to restore their identity to pre-theft status. • The Personal Recovery Advocate will remain assigned for as long as it takes to restore the member’s identity to pre-theft status.

Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

DARK WEB SCAN With the explosion in data breaches, billions of usernames, passwords, personal information and confidential documents are for sale on the surface, deep and dark web. But as a member of Georgia Farm Bureau, you can fight back! With ID Experts’ CyberScan, you now have the ability to scan billions of data points on the surface, dark and deep web to see if your information has been exposed. It’s simple. At no cost and in just 3 easy steps and you’ll see if your information is at risk. Register your email address and create a password. After creating your password, check the email you registered with to verify. Look in junk/spam if you don’t see it in your inbox. After verifying your email address, you will be taken to the MyIDCare dashboard and can enter additional personal information you want monitored by “CyberScan”. You’ll get your results in a matter of seconds. Add more information to be scanned to your personal dashboard and MyIDCare will continue to scan and send you alerts as the latest threats emerge.

WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I BELIEVE I AM A VICTIM OF ID THEFT? Call (800) 633-5432 and select Option #1 or visit app.myidcare.com/account-creation/GFBDW to create/log in to your account to report a recent ID theft. Prices and availability subject to change without notice. 8






TelaDoc is a national network of board certified, licensed primary care physicians (PCP) that diagnose illness, recommend treatment, and prescribe medication (when appropriate) for its members over the telephone 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year. TelaDoc is a convenient, cost-effective alternative for minor medical problems and a current solution for the health care issues of cost and access. Georgia Farm Bureau members can join Teladoc for a very affordable annual membership cost, and a low fee for each consultation.

Call 1.800.TelaDoc (835.2362) or visit gfb.org

$13 Annual Teladoc Membership $45 per Consult

Teladoc does not replace the primary care physician. Teladoc does not guarantee that a prescription will be written. Teladoc operates subject to state regulation and may not be available in certain states. Teladoc does not prescribe DEA controlled substances, non-therapeutic drugs and certain other drugs which may be harmful because of their potential for abuse. Teladoc physicians reserve the right to deny care for potential misuse of services. Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

YOU ARE IMPORTANT TO US AND YOUR FAMILY. Georgia Farm Bureau has partnered with Life Line Screening, the nation’s largest provider of preventive health screenings, to bring our members important affordable health screening services. Strokes are known as “silent killers” and can strike without any warning signs. In fact, 4 out of 5 strokes occur without any warning at all and strokes are the third leading cause of death in the United States. A simple, non-invasive screening may prevent permanent disability or death. Life Line Screening has detected thousands of cases of treatable unknown disease, some of which required emergency lifesaving treatment. Take advantage of these cost effective services, for yourself and for those who need and care about you. Georgia Farm Bureau members receive special offers by booking a screening at lifelinescreening.com/georgia, or by calling 1-888-653-6164.

Prices and availability subject to change without notice.



The Agelity Prescription Drug Program allows Georgia Farm Bureau members to participate in the largest pharmacy discount network in the country with well over 56,000 participating pharmacies. No Fees and no enrollment • Name Brand and Generic Drugs • Good for the whole family • Toll-free pharmacy helpline

$1,000 REWARD

Agelity Discount Prescription Cards are available at your local County Farm Bureau or you may print cards online at gfb.org. Online pharmacy tools are available and include: • Pharmacy Lookup • Drug Pricing • Mail Order Pricing • Drug Substitution • Online Printable Card

GFB members save up to 55%

1000 Reward to the first person who furnishes information that leads to $ the arrest and final conviction of a person(s) committing felony theft, arson, or criminal damage on posted property owned or rented by the county Farm Bureau member.

*This is a discount program only and is not Insurance and cannot be used in addition to existing insurance drug coverage or any other discount programs. Prices and availability subject to change without notice. 10


Reward signs available at your local county Farm Bureau office. Charges may apply. BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP


ANTHEM- GEORGIA FARM PLAN GET FARM, A GREAT HEALTH PLAN FOR SMALL BUSINESSES Are you looking for a health plan that can give you more rate stability and even more ways to save? You’ve got it. Welcome to the Georgia FARM Plan! It’s a great new health care solution that gives small businesses like yours an easier, more affordable way to offer health care to your employees, with a lot less worry. How? Easy!

Contact your agent today or visit gfb.org.

The Georgia Farm Bureau (GFB) has teamed up with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield (Anthem) to offer groups with at least two enrolled and no more than 50 eligible employees and/or sole proprietors an opportunity to participate in a larger, alternative funded pool. This way, they can join together to share in the overall claims risk and have financial protection backed by Anthem. Pretty smart, right? THERE’S MORE! IN ADDITION TO FINANCIAL PROTECTION, THIS GREAT HEALTH PLAN ALTERNATIVE OFFERS: • Competitive rates.

DELTA DENTAL SOMETHING TO SMILE ABOUT Not only does Georgia Farm Bureau offer insurance for your home, auto, life and health, we also offer affordable, easy to use dental coverage for you and your family. Georgia Farm Bureau Dental is underwritten by Delta Dental Insurance Company, a member of the nation’s largest dental insurance organization.

• Predictable, fixed monthly payments. • Flexibility in choice of benefit plans. • Broad networks through Anthem’s Open Access POS and Essential Rx formulary (drug list). • Access to one of the largest dental and vision networks nationally WHAT ABOUT DENTAL, VISION AND DISABILITY PLANS? If you choose a Georgia Farm Bureau Plan, you can get these plans through Anthem at discounted rates! Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

COVERAGE INCLUDES: • Preventive and Diagnostic Services • Crowns, Restorations and Bridges • Periodontic Treatment • Oral Surgery • Dentures

A DENTAL INSURANCE PLAN DESIGNED EXCLUSIVELY FOR GFB MEMBERS. PLAN FEATURES INCLUDE: • No waiting periods • Guaranteed acceptance • Affordable monthly premiums

When you enroll in the dental program offered through Georgia Farm Bureau, you have the freedom to visit any licensed dentist; however, there are advantages to visiting a PPO network dentist instead of a non-PPO dentist. PPO dentists agree to accept a reduced fee for PPO patients. You will usually have higher outof-pocket costs when you visit a non-PPO dentist.

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WHO IS ELIGIBLE? Georgia Farm Bureau members who live in Georgia, their spouse and eligible dependent children to age 25. Prices and availability subject to change without notice.





ClearValue Hearing, Starkey Hearing Instruments and Farm Bureau have combined their resources to develop a comprehensive Hearing Benefits Program for Farm Bureau members and their families.

As a Georgia Farm Bureau member, you have a partner that looks out for you and every aspect of your life. That’s why we’re pleased to offer you our new Medicare Supplement plans. It’s built to help with costs that Medicare alone doesn’t cover.

Farm Bureau members may contact ClearValue Hearing by phone or online to schedule their FREE Hearing Assessment Appointment.


(888) 497-7447 (Toll Free) | gfb.org

• No Waiting Period for Pre-Existing Conditions

ClearValue Hearing 1010 Broadway | Red Oak, IA 51566

• Competitive Rates • $35 Premium Discount Upon Initial Enrollment

Because you don’t want to miss anything!

QUALSIGHT LASIK PROGRAM As a Georgia Farm Bureau member, you have access to savings on the nation’s most popular and successful elective procedure... LASIK eye surgery! Check gfb.org for participating provider locations.

Get the Medicare Supplement coverage you need from a source you trust. Contact your local Farm Bureau agent today or visit gfb.insure/medsupp to learn more. Underwritten by Family Life Insurance Company GFB_MDM_0720 Prices and availability subject to change without notice.


SAVE 40%-50% off Laser Vision Correction Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

HOW IT WORKS 1 Please call 866-979-2024 to obtain the preferred pricing. 2 A Qualsight Care Manager will explain the program and answer any questions. 14

3 A preliminary phone screening is conducted to ensure you are a potential candidate. 4 Select your preferred provider, and set your appointment right over the phone! GEORGIA FARM BUREAU






Access over 302,000 local and national discounts at work, home or on the go! Save on thousands of hotels, restaurants, movie tickets, retailers, florists, theme parks, national attractions, concerts, and events through Georgia Farm Bureau’s Member Savings Plus Mobile App.

INTRODUCING JIFFY LUBE® FLEET CARE Jiffy Lube offers convenience and vehicle maintenance value to Farm Bureau members. This partnership with Jiffy Lube provides several great benefits including: • No appointment necessary • Quick service at dozens of convenient locations When you arrive at any service location, identify yourself as a national cash fleet customer and specify the Georgia Farm Bureau ID number. This will guarantee that you will receive a 15% discount off ALL products and services.

SAVE ON WHAT YOU DO EVERYDAY! Scan here to download GFB’s Savings App! *Remember to allow Push Notifications to receive “Perk Alerts” on nearby offers!

15% discount

(some exclusions apply)

Jiffy Lube, the Jiffy Lube design mark and Jiffy Lube Signature Service are registered trademarks of Jiffy Lube International, Inc. ©2010 Jiffy Lube International, Inc. Prices and availability subject to change without notice.


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We have a large fleet of vehicles within our company, and these vehicles are very well cared for. Occasionally, we sell some of them, and when we do, they can be a great deal for the purchaser. The Fleet Vehicle Membership Discount Program offers a one-time $100 discount to individuals that join and purchase a GFB fleet vehicle. The program rewards existing members that purchase a GFB fleet vehicle with discounts that are based on membership longevity. The discounts are as follows: Membership New member

Discount $100

Up to 5 years


5 to 10 years


10 to 15 years




15+ years

Please visit gfb.org for more details.


You’ll both be supporting Georgia’s food and communities

*Uninterrupted years of membership Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

They’ll receive the Georgia Neighbors magazine

They’ll have access to 300,000 benefits and discounts

GEORGIA IS #STILLFARMING If 2020 taught us anything, it was the importance of our local farmers and our access to locally grown food and fiber. For just $35, you can help support a safe and abundant supply of Georgia grown food and fiber. Learn more at GFB.org. GEORGIA FARM BUREAU


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John Deere now offers John Deere Rewards Platinum 1 to members of Georgia Farm Bureau. Members receive discounts, special low rate financing, and all other benefits associated with John Deere Rewards Platinum 1 status. It’s easy to become a John Deere Rewards member too! Just sign up for John Deere Rewards program using a valid member ID and zip code for membership verification, and become a Platinum 1 level by visiting JohnDeere.com/FarmBureau.

Georgia Farm Bureau members save $200-$500 per unit on select Case IH equipment. Negotiate your best deal with your preferred Case IH dealer and then present your certificate for further savings. For full program details and to print your certificate, please visit us at gfb.org. Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

Save $200-$500 on Farmall, Maxxum & more!

Farm Bureau members are eligible for discounts on the following categories of equipment as Platinum 1 status members: • $200-1700 off Commercial Mowing • $50-150 off Residential Mowing • $100-300 off Utility Vehicles • $200-300 off Tractors


Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

Georgia Farm Bureau members can save up to $5,000 when buying or leasing new equipment from Caterpillar, including wheel loaders, skid steers, backhoes, excavators and more.


Best of all, these discounts can be combined with any current retail discounts, promotions, rebates or offers available through Caterpillar or its dealers.*

A family-owned business with more than 50 years of manufacturing experience, the Grasshopper company has specialized in manufacturing True ZeroTurn™ riding rotary mowers since 1969. For over 40 years, every Grasshopper product has been engineered for performance, using only the highest quality components and heavy-duty construction to ensure long life.

*The discount can be combined with any current retail discounts, promotions, rebates or offers available through Caterpillar or its dealers, with the exception of other membership purchase incentives (such as NCBA discount). CAT certificate must be presented at time of purchase or lease quote to receive the discount. Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

· Discount available on all makes and models · Discount available on parts and accessories purchased with a mower · Proof of membership required

For full program details and to print your certificate, please visit us at gfb.org.

Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

BUSH HOG Members of GFB are eligible to receive a $250 discount off purchase of a Bush Hog product valued at $5,000 or greater. For full program details and to print your certificate, please visit us at gfb.org.

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GFB MEMBERS ENJOY BIG SAVINGS AT FUN THEME PARKS AND ATTRACTIONS! Discounted tickets must be purchased in advance online. Please visit gfb.org for full details and to place your order. Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

We’ll put you on the road to savings! As a Farm Bureau member, you can save up to 30% on car rentals from well-known rental companies such as Enterprise, National, Alamo, Hertz, Avis & Budget.

Receive up to 15% off with National in addition to other special offer coupons. To receive this discount, the contract ID number must be provided at time of reservation.

Receive up to 15% off with Alamo and additional special offers. To receive this discount, the contract ID number must be provided at time of reservation.

Call 1-800 CAR-RENT® (1-800-2277368) or for more information visit nationalcar.com/offer/gafb.

For more information, call 1-800 GO ALAMO (1-800-462-5266) or visit alamo.com/offer/gafb.

Receive 5% off with Enterprise. To receive this discount, the customer number must be provided at the time of reservation.

Receive up to 20% off with Hertz. To receive this discount, the contract ID number must be provided at time of reservation.

For more information, call 1-800 RENT-A-CAR (1-800-736-8222) or visit enterprise.com/gafb.

Call 1-800-654-3131 or visit hertz.com/gfb.

Georgia Farm Bureau members receive up to 30% off Avis base rates with Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) number. In addition, enjoy additional offers like dollars-off, a complimentary upgrade, or a free weekend day. Visit avis.com/gafb or call 1‑800-331-1212 to make a reservation.

Georgia Farm Bureau members save up to 30% off Budget base rates with Budget Customer Discount (BCD) number. Plus, get other great offers like dollars-off, a free upgrade, or a free weekend day. Visit budget.com/gafb or call 1-800-527-0700 to make a reservation.

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GRAINGER INDUSTRIAL SUPPLY Grainger is the leading North American provider of maintenance, repair and operating supplies. Farm Bureau has teamed up with the Grainger Company to offer Farm Bureau members exclusive pricing. By using Grainger, members have access to over 600,00 brand name products and repair parts.

AirMedCare Network is an alliance among Air Evac Lifeteam, Med-Trans Air Medical Transport, Guardian Flight, and REACH Air Medical Services, creating America’s largest air ambulance membership program. Your membership with Air Evac Lifeteam enrolls you in all 4 – giving you coverage in over 320 locations across 38 states. TIME MEANS EVERYTHING...ESPECIALLY IN A MEDICAL EMERGENCY

Farm Bureau members enjoy exclusive savings and free shipping on all Grainger orders. Member discounts are available by using the Farm Bureau Account Number.

In a life-or-limb threatening medical emergency, a successful patient recovery often depends on the amount of time it takes to deliver that patient to the hospital.

You can use this account number when purchasing from any local Grainger store; by calling 1-877-202-2594 (fax 1-877-202-2593); or on-line at grainger.com.

Even with medical insurance, an air medical transport can leave you with unexpected expenses. When you become a member, you will have no out-ofpocket flight expenses if you are flown by one of their participating providers. Whatever your health insurance benefits provider pays will be considered payment in full.

Prices and availability subject to change without notice.


DO YOU CURRENTLY HAVE AN ACCOUNT WITH GRAINGER? Call Grainger customer service at 877-620-2852 to update your existing Grainger account with the Farm Bureau organization account number.


GEORGIA FARM BUREAU MEMBER DISCOUNT Members of Georgia Farm Bureau are eligible for a special “members-only” rate ENROLL TODAY! To enroll by phone call 800-793-0010 or contact your local Coun­ty Farm Bureau for an application. Be sure to provide the Georgia Farm Bureau Member Code to receive the members-only rate. You may also enroll via our website at gfb.org using the online GFB member code: 7809-GA-BUS.

STOP FYRE Are you tired of other extinguishers not working, seeing your equipment go up in smoke, and lost productivity? Stop stress, shop STOP-FYRE. RECEIVE 20% OFF as a Farm Bureau member with code at checkout. Visit gfb.ake.com/learn-more to learn more! Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

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Georgia Farm Bureau members save 50% on the SafeDriver.com Defensive Driving Insurance Discount Course. Normally $39.95, members will pay only $19.95 for the 6-hour online course that can potentially save 10% on your GFB auto insurance premiums!

GFB INSURANCE SERVICES From rural Georgia to the city of Atlanta, your local Farm Bureau Insurance agent offers GFB Members the best in Insurance and Financial Services. With 158 county offices throughout the state, GFB Insurance is Always the Home Team and we’re local to you wherever you are in Georgia. Your local GFB Insurance agent is your source for a wide variety of insurance products: Auto, Home, Farm, Business, Life, Health, Accident, Crop, Flood, and Annuities. We also offer banking services from Farm Bureau Bank. Georgia Farm Bureau’s claims representatives are Georgia residents and employees of the company strategically located around the state; we consistently outperform the industry with a superior customer service experience. Claims can be reported to Georgia Farm Bureau 24 hours per day, 7 days a week. Don’t miss out on one of the best benefits of being a Member of Georgia Farm Bureau. Only GFB Members can access GFB Insurance Services. Call your local GFB agent today!

Today more than ever you need the best protection for what is likely your largest financial investment – your farm. Georgia Farm Bureau is the largest Farm Insurer in Georgia, nobody else even comes close – we know Georgia agriculture. The FPP policy can cover your home, barns, farm buildings, additional farm dwellings, farm implements, livestock and grain. Liability coverage resulting from bodily injury and property damage to others is also included. Plus we can customize the policy to serve your unique farm operation. FFA / 4-H Georgia Farm Bureau offers a unique policy for students participating in the Youth Livestock 4-H/FFA program. This policy covers livestock which is part of a project supervised by a county agent, assistant county agent or a vocational agriculture teacher.

AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE It’s often difficult to tell the difference between auto insurers. Georgia Farm Bureau stands apart from the crowd with world class coverage and a wide spectrum of discounts and features that tailor each policy to you and your family. Only Georgia Farm Bureau agents can offer you the GFB Auto policy. DISCOUNTS – WE’VE GOT PLENTY: Anti-lock Brake Discount

Experience Discount

Anti-Theft Discount

Passive Restraint Discount

Defensive Driver Discount

Good Student Discount

Driver Training Discount

Multi-Line Discount

Full Pay Discount

Paperless Discount

Multi-Car Discount

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Homeowners insurance policies provide protection against financial loss to your property from a wide variety of causes. Georgia Farm Bureau agents are experts at insuring homes in Georgia. If you live in a single-family home, condo, or apartment your Georgia Farm Bureau agent has a product that fits you best. Nobody knows about Georgia home insurance better than Georgia Farm Bureau! Add your Automobile along with a Farm Bureau Homeowners policy and save even more!

Did you know that two out of three families do not purchase Life Insurance? What would your family do without a way to replace lost income? GFB agents are experts at analyzing and structuring affordable Life Insurance solutions for Georgia families. Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company products are sold exclusively by Farm Bureau agents and offer both permanent and term life insurance policies. We offer a wide range of other insurance coverage including disability income, cancer expense, and long-term care insurance, as well as, other insurance services that are vital in our rapidly evolving world.




Business or Commercial Policies are available for many business types with either customized Commercial Package Policy that includes general liability, commercial buildings and contents, commercial inland marine and crime coverage; or a Businessowners or Church policy which provides a broad pre-packaged mix of coverage.

Flood coverage (underwritten 100% by FEMA), Crop & Hail, ATVs, and Motor Boat are just some of the other insurance policies Farm Bureau can provide.






Georgia Farm Bureau agents can help your family prepare for retirement with a broad array of financial products. Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance products, sold exclusively through Farm Bureau agents, offer a wide range of tax-qualified and non-qualified retirement plans along with other insurance services.

Georgia Farm Bureau agents offer solutions for estate, wealth planning and business risks. Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance products, sold exclusively by Georgia Farm Bureau agents, offer a wide range of tax-qualified and non-qualified retirement savings plans along with other insurance services.


THE GEORGIA FARM BUREAU INSURANCE REVIEW Are you an “insurance expert”? Do you understand what’s covered in your insurance policies? Are you skilled at evaluating risks that can threaten your home, your family, your retirement or your finances? For most of us, the answer to some or all of these questions is “no.” Insurance is one of the largest purchases households make every year, but is also one that most consumers know the least about. Wouldn’t it be great to have an “insurance expert” available when you need one? As a Georgia Farm Bureau Member, you do! The Georgia Farm Bureau Insurance Review is a service for GFB Members that helps you understand and manage risk as well as understand the insurance products you purchase. This free service is available to all GFB Members, even those who purchase insurance somewhere else. We are “insurance experts,” and can help your family protect what you have worked so hard for.

Georgia Farm Bureau is Georgia’s largest and strongest voluntary agricultural organization with over 250,000 members. It is an independent, non-governmental organization. The membership is composed of members who want Georgia to be agriculturally successful, progressive and prosperous. Formed in 1937 by 50 farmers, Georgia Farm Bureau continues to have a strong grassroots network with 158 county Farm Bureau organizations. Since its inception, the primary, ongoing goal of Farm Bureau is to be a united voice in the legislative arena, to promote farm markets and to provide leadership and assistance to Georgia’s agricultural community. Farm Bureau is local, state, national and international in scope and influence. A member of a county Farm Bureau automatically becomes affiliated with the Georgia Farm Bureau and the American Farm Bureau. Farm Bureau members work together to analyze problems and formulate action plans to achieve educational improvement, economic opportunity and social advancement thereby promoting prosperity and growth. Our grassroots policy development process and county programs assure members of constant contact and input into the programs and activities of Georgia Farm Bureau. Members determine the future of their organization. Membership is not limited to farmers. Anyone interested in agriculture and participating in one of Farm Bureau’s many services may join. Farm Bureau is dedicated to continually improving and expanding service-tomember programs.







To fulfill our mission and enhance the value of membership, Georgia Farm Bureau is committed to programs that strengthen our support for agriculture, rural Georgia and our members. Farm Bureau programs are an integral part of who we are. Our strong grassroots network of 158 county Farm Bureau organizations are composed of volunteers working to be the “Voice of Agriculture” while strengthening our rural communities.

Women’s Leadership Committee develops strong female leaders through agricultural promotion, educational opportunities and leadership development. Programs include:

From the beginning, Farm Bureau has been a family organization with programs and activities designed to involve every member of the family. Many of these programs are specifically aimed at surfacing future leaders for the organization.

• Art and Essay Contests

You are encouraged to contact your local county Farm Bureau to find out how you can become a Farm Bureau volunteer. Farm Bureau encourages its members to get involved in their organization by working to promote agriculture, build leadership skills, and recognize excellence.

A STRONG LEGISLATIVE VOICE Our grassroots process is coordinated by the Public Policy Department staff to help Farm Bureau leaders maintain contact with elected officials at the state and national levels. Notable successes include sales tax exemptions for farm inputs, property tax relief for farm and forest land, protection from onerous environmental regulations, and assistance through national farm policy and disaster aid.

• Ag Literacy

• County and District Workshops

• Farm-City Activities

• Annual Leadership Conference

COMMODITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE Commodity Advisory Committees represents 20 major commodities produced in Georgia. The purpose of each committee is to develop communication among Farm Bureau members and to serve in an advisory capacity for the president, board of directors, and staff. Advisory committees help develop policy as it relates to specific commodities and issues that affect producer’s livelihood. Committees represent Aquaculture, Beef Cattle, Cotton, Dairy, Direct Marketing/Agritourism, Environmental Horticulture, Equine, Feedgrains/ Soybeans, Forestry, Fruits, Goats and Sheep, Hay, Honeybees, Peanuts, Pecans, Poultry, Swine, Tobacco, Vegetables, and Water.

AGRICULTURE IN THE CLASSROOM Agriculture In The Classroom is a statewide educational program providing resources, training and support to schools, educators and volunteers so that they can meaningfully connect children to agriculture. We do this through AITCdesigned lessons and resources, educator training workshops, conferences, newsletters, teacher awards, and volunteer projects and initiatives.







The Young Farmers & Ranchers (YF&R) program works to surface young agricultural leaders who can become active at the county, state and national levels. Programs sponsored for YF&R members include: • YF&R to Washington • YF&R Discussion Meet • YF&R Excellence in Agriculture Award • YF&R Achievement in Agriculture Award • YF&R Member of the Year

• YF&R Summer Leadership Conference • Collegiate Programs- Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, University of Georgia, Emmanuel College • State YF&R Committee

The Georgia Foundation for Agriculture is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to preparing the next generation of Georgia leaders for success in agriculture. We envision a day when people across Georgia are fully equipped to address the challenges facing agriculture and preserve the future of farming, together. The Georgia Foundation for Agriculture is developing a pipeline for next generation farmers and leaders in agriculture. Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to the Georgia Foundation for Agriculture. Together we can invest in the future of farming. Visit our website at GaFoundationAg.org for more information on how you can make a difference in Georgia agriculture.

GEORGIA AG EXPERIENCE The Georgia Ag Experience is a unique STEM based educational program provided by the Georgia Foundation for Agriculture. Our 36-foot mobile classroom showcases Georgia agriculture on the road. We visit elementary schools and community organizations across Georgia and target students in grades three through five. The Georgia AG Experience uses technology and digital learning so students can take a deep dive into different agricultural commodities. We believe that by sparking excitement for agriculture we can help student recognize their role in and identify future career opportunities. To get started, visit our website at GeorgiaAgExperience.org to learn more.







Farmers who sell direct to consumers are invited to join this program and will be included in the Farm Passport. Created with these farmers unique set up in mind, this program offers numerous marketing, educational and networking opportunities. For more visit our website gfb.ag/cfm or email cfm@gfb.org.

FARM PASSPORT The Farm Passport is your guide to over 80 unique farm destinations across the state inviting you to visit them. Some welcome you to pick your own produce, pet farm animals and take a tour. Pick up your free Farm Passport today to create memories with loved ones as you explore Georgia, support local, and eat fresh together! For more information, visit our website gfb.ag/passport or email cfm@gfb.org.

Georgia Farm Bureau is proud to be the presenting sponsor for most Georgia High School Association and Georgia Independent Christian Athletic Association championships. Through these sponsorships, county Farm Bureau leaders and agents are able to present state championship trophies to their hometown teams. This is a perfect way to share our message with Georgia, that Farm Bureau is a grassroots organization involved in every community in the state. Our partnership also recognizes the value in Georgia’s students and the importance in supporting them as they develop character and responsibility through these competitions. These youth are the future of our state, and we feel it is critical to invest in their future and the future of our communities.

JUNIOR LIVESTOCK SHOW For the same reasons, Georgia Farm Bureau is also proud to sponsor all Grand Champions of the State Livestock Shows. GFB sponsors the winner of the 9 state shows, including: Market Steer, Breeding Heifer, Market Gilt, Market Barrow, Commercial Dairy Heifer, Breeding Ewe, Market Lamb, Market Doe and Market Wether. Each Grand Champion is also invited to “An Evening of Grand Champions” hosted by GFB to celebrate the accomplishments of these outstanding youth.





GEORGIA NEIGHBORS Georgia Farm Bureau is the premier voice for agriculture in Georgia. We work earnestly to support a safe and abundant food supply that not only feeds Georgians, but the growing world as well. Georgia Neighbors Magazine is a nod to that genuine sentiment - it’s an opportunity to discover the people, the places and the impact of ag in our great state.


FARM MONITOR Tune into the Farm Monitor each week to learn about the food you eat and the farmers who grow it! The Farm Monitor has been telling the story of Georgia agriculture for over 50 years and currently airs on more than 19 Georgia TV stations, including 9 Georgia Public Broadcasting stations, and is also available on Youtube. Visit Farm-Monitor.com to find local showtime information. Keep up with the latest stories by following us on Facebook or by subscribing to the Farm Monitor e-newsletter.



The Georgia Farm Bureau Federation has published The Georgia Farm Bureau News continuously since 1937. The GFB News is sent to Georgia farmers and agribusiness professionals but is available to all members upon request. We cover Georgia’s major commodities, including forestry, emerging crops and new technologies, legislative issues affecting agriculture and local county Farm Bureau activities.



MEMBERSHIP COVENANT We, the voting delegates of the Georgia Farm Bureau Federation assembled on Tuesday, December 6, 2005, do hereby adopt the following covenant with our present and future members. We believe in maintaining Georgia Farm Bureau as a strong, viable farm organization controlled by its membership. We further pledge to work to improve the economic well being of agriculture and to enrich the quality of life in rural Georgia. We are committed to providing a strong legislative voice for agricultural, economic, and rural issues at the local, state, and national levels. To achieve this commitment, we will depend upon our grassroots traditions and sustain our not for profit, non-partisan, volunteer farm organization.

GFB FIELD NOTES GFB Field Notes is our bi-monthly electronic newsletter that provides information about GFB Federation activities, breaking agriculture news and an extensive calendar of Georgia ag-related events.

We will work to tell the important, positive story of agriculture and its vital role in sustaining America’s economic vitality and national security. To fulfill this pledge, we will work through a variety of programs offered by county Farm Bureaus; Georgia Farm Bureau; public media; as well as member focused publications, radio and television programming.


We will strive to support a network of vibrant county Farm Bureaus led by a committed, informed and well supported base of volunteer leaders.

Ag News is available and updated daily on our website, gfb.org. You can also follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/gafarmbureau and become a fan on Facebook at facebook.com/GeorgiaFarmBureau.

We know serving the county members is the reason for our existence. To that end, we will provide quality, economically attractive membership benefits and grassroots promotions that will attract and retain county members. We will employ and support a well trained, knowledgeable staff dedicated to supporting the ideals of Georgia Farm Bureau. The staff will endeavor to provide excellent service to the organization and its membership.





Membership is a Great Value! MEMBER BENEFITS • $500 Ford Bonus Cash

• GFB Savings Plus App

• Choice Hotels

• TelaDoc



• Wyndham Hotels Discount

• Jiffy Lube Discount

• Farm Bureau Bank

• Theme Park Discounts

• Identity Theft Consultation & Restoration Service

• Grainger Discounts

• Car Rental Program (Alamo, Enterprise, Hertz, National, Budget, Avis)

• GFB Medicare Supplement Program

• Delta Dental • ClearValue Hearing Discount • Agelity Prescription Drug Discount Program • John Deere Discounts • CAT Discounts

• Lifeline Screening Discounts

• Grasshopper Mower Discounts • Case/IH Incentive Discounts • AirMed Care Network Member- Only Rates • Anthem- Georgia FARM Plan • And More!

MEMBER SERVICES • Full Line of Quality Insurance Products • Free Annual Insurance Review

• Legislative Representation • Ag News and Information



Enclosed information accurate as of March 2021.