Let’s make a plan.

Our risk management tools include consultation with trusted advisors who understand your business. Together, we can create a plan based on your financial and risk management goals.

dairy-cow

DAIRY
REVENUE
PROTECTION

Dairy Revenue Protection (DRP) is designed to protect you from unexpected declines in revenue so you can remain competitive in today’s marketplace. You set a floor on revenue, and the Risk Management Agency (RMA) subsidizes the cost.
 

LIVESTOCK
RISK
PROTECTION

Livestock Risk Protection (LRP) is designed to help you manage risk in a volatile livestock market by establishing a floor selling price to protect against price declines. The program is federally subsidized with a variety of coverage levels to fit your business goals

PRODUCTION
COST
ANALYSIS

One of the best strategies for risk management planning is understanding your cost of production. Don’t know where to start? We’re here for support every step of the way.
 

MEET OUR ADVISORS

Our risk management advisors have extensive experience in the dairy and livestock industry. 

They understand your options and can provide smart, tailored recommendations as you develop a risk management plan. 

Meet your partners in long-term business:

Tim Patchin, MPS, PAS
Risk Management Specialist

Tim Patchin is a risk management specialist with Land O’Lakes Business Insurance Solutions, LLC. He helps both dairy and livestock producers create and evaluate cost of production records to help develop a sound risk management strategy for their operation.

Tim is licensed to provide dairy revenue protection (DRP) and livestock revenue protection (LRP) insurance across the U.S. Tim and his wife, Erica, reside in north-central Wisconsin where they own and operate a small cow-calf farm. In their free time, they can be found enjoying the outdoors.

He earned his bachelor’s degree in environmental science from SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, and his MPS in Agriculture from Cornell University.

Contact Now

Contact us today!

Ready to protect your farm? Complete this form to tell us more about your operation and to take advantage of our risk management services. A loan officer will be in touch and are happy to answer any questions you may have.

1-800-328-9680 ext. 2050

If you’d rather call us, please give us a call at the number above and we will direct you to a loan officer.

Adam Cardwell
Senior Sourcing & Risk Manager

Adam Cardwell has been trading and managing commodity risk for 15 years. Currently, he is developing and implementing risk strategies for physical procurement and derivative energy trading at Land O’Lakes for natural gas, heating oil, propane and retail electricity in both regulated and non-regulated states.

Along with his energy responsibilities, he manages commodity risk for the Purina and WinField United divisions on corn, soybeans, soybean meal and wheat. He is a licensed insurance agent, serving as vice president of Land O’Lakes Insurance Solutions, LLC, which offers both dairy and livestock revenue protection insurance products.

Adam earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Nebraska.

Contact Now

Contact us today!

Ready to protect your farm? Complete this form to tell us more about your operation and to take advantage of our risk management services. A loan officer will be in touch and are happy to answer any questions you may have.

1-800-328-9680 ext. 2050

If you’d rather call us, please give us a call at the number above and we will direct you to a loan officer.