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Awareness & Tips

Grain Bin Safety

October 26, 2020   |   Category: Grain Bin Safety & Tips

Harvest time can bring a lot of stress, fatigue, and temptation to take shortcuts and not follow proper safety procedures. We care about our farming community, and want to take this opportunity to set out […]

Snow Load Alert

January 20, 2020   |   Category: Protecting your Farm

This winter we have experienced large amounts of snow. De Smet Farm Mutual has just received its first snow load collapse of the season. We would like your assistance. Please check your dwellings, decks and […]

Check Your Sump Pumps!

December 9, 2019   |   Category: Protecting your Home

Due to the extreme snowfall that we’ve experienced statewide this past winter, we want to take this opportunity to remind all policyholders to check your sump pumps and discharge hoses before the spring thaw. Making […]

Bin Roof Bulge

October 9, 2019   |   Category: Grain Bin Safety & Tips

Because of the unfavorable harvest conditions this fall it is important to remember to open a lid/door (manufacturer’s recommendation) on your aeration bins whenever you run the fans. Due to high moisture content and freezing […]