How do you know where to start to make sure your farm is protected?
Let us help you protect your operation from the many misfortunes that can happen in an unpredictable business like agriculture.
Agricultural insurance is complicated, there are a multitude of disasters that can affect your farm, and there are many options for coverage. Citizens Insurance Agency can help you decide how to best protect your livelihood from disaster. Whether your operation is a small, family run farm, or a large commercial operation, we have the experience you need to make the best insurance decisions.
Let us assist you with any of the following farm insurance needs:
- Cash Crop
- Personal Property
- Hobby Farms
Make certain you have an agent who is committed to you, and who knows farm insurance.
Call one of our agents today.
Charlie joined Citizens Insurance Agency in January of 2010. Charlie has more than 43 years of Insurance experience. He is licensed in property, casualty, and life insurance for personal and commercial markets. Charlie’s specialty lies in Ag/Farm Insurance.
Charlie grew up on a farm near Slayton, Minnesota which is in the southwest corner of the state. He graduated from Slayton High School and went on to Granite Falls Vo-Tech. After Vo-Tech he went back into farming. In 1974 he started in the Insurance industry.
In 1984 Charlie and his family moved to Lester Prairie where he still resides with his wife. When not working Charlie enjoys working with wood, golfing, gardening with his wife, but mostly spending time with any of his 4 children and 9 grandchildren.
Charlie is a member of the Lester Prairie Lions Club, he is on the Prairie Days committee as well as the Music in the Park committee, both in Lester Prairie. Charlie and his wife are members of the Parish of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted where he is also an over 50-year member of the Knights of Columbus.
“I love working with people and helping them with their insurance needs. I enjoy helping them figure out what their insurance needs are. With my farming and insurance background, I am qualified to advise them on the insurance program that will best fit their needs."
Employee Since: 2021
Justin joined Citizens Insurance Agency in January of 2021, licensed in Property & Casualty and Life Insurance, specializing in Personal Lines.
Justin was born and raised in Hutchinson, MN and graduated from Hutchinson High School. He attended the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities. While at the University of Minnesota he worked in the Athletic Department, primarily with Football, in the Athletic Training and Equipment Rooms. Eventually earning a letter and membership into the “M Club.”
He and his significant other, Anna, reside in Hutchinson. He is involved with Crow River Golf Club as a member and an officer on the Board of Directors. He is also the Tournament Director for the Barrick Charity Golf Classic, a local golf tournament raising funds for mental health research and awareness he founded with his brothers.
In his spare time, he spends a lot of time at his grill and smoker or on the golf course.