Select Partners

Farming and agriculture are complex. The needs, business strategy and risks can be vastly different from one farm to the next. Finding the right partners to help protect your family, business and future takes time. Working with an insurance agent and financial advisor who understands agriculture, who is familiar with the challenges you face every day, and who can offer options based on your specific needs will save you time and help to ensure your business is successful.

The California Farm Bureau Select Partners program offers you the comfort of knowing the agency and financial advisor you choose will be your valued partner. By adhering to the Select Partners Pledge, you can be confident that participating agencies are committed to the industry and the best solutions in the market.

When you choose a California Farm Bureau Select Partner, you can be confident they:

  • Are a service provider that understands agriculture
  • Are committed to advancing the industry and strengthening our communities
  • Will work to find you the best solutions to your insurance, financial and risk management needs
  • Have an appointment with Nationwide, a valued partner of California Farm Bureau
  • Have received an endorsement from farmers and ag professionals at the local level

The California Farm Bureau Select Partners Pledge

At California Farm Bureau, we believe in protecting California’s diverse farming and ranching legacy . To do that, Select Partner participants pledge to provide the best in consultative service by putting the needs of our members first. Select Partner agencies pledge to:

  • Work with members to fully understand their risks from top to bottom.
  • Offer the best protection, solutions, and options available on the market.
  • Provide exceptional service, including a detailed explanation of the available coverage options.
  • Conduct regular business operations and portfolio reviews annually.
  • Offer innovative business strategies and solutions.
  • Commit to continued educational development for staff to stay at the forefront of industry innovations.
  • Commit to working together to advance agriculture and strengthen our communities.

All participating agencies and advisors are first endorsed by a county Farm Bureau, with vetting by local farmers and ag professional members just like you. To find a California Farm Bureau Select Partner that is right for you, contact your local Farm Bureau by clicking the button below.

Participating Counties


HUB Insurance Oakdale
Jose Sotelo-
(209) 847-3065
1491 East G Street
Oakdale CA 95361
Farm Insurance, Commercial Insurance, P&C Insurance and Health Insurance

Colbie McCrae-
(209) 250-0269
741 E Main Street
Turlock, CA 95380
Farm Insurance, Commercial Insurance, P&C Insurance


MIV Insurance
Ted Bystrowski
David Capponi

899 Adams St. Ste C
St. Helena, CA 94574

Farm Insurance, Commercial Insurance


Fluetsch & Busby Insurance
Doug Fluetsch –
Marc Smith –
725 West 18th Street
Merced, CA 95340
Farm Insurance, Commercial Insurance, P&C Insurance and Work Comp

Tom Murphy –
Sam Murphy –
734 Main Street
Livingston, CA 95334
Farm Insurance, Commercial Insurance, P&C Insurance, Health Insurance and Crop Insurance