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Michigan Farm Bureau Family of Companies

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We hope you'll take a moment to check things out. We are still under construction in some areas so please bear with us as we continue to enhance your web experience. 


Special Announcement: The Farm Bureau Family of Companies is dedicated to providing for and protecting Michiganders. To this end, we are encouraging all policyholders and members to review their coverage limits on their insurance policy(ies). With recent increases in the cost of goods, services, and construction, we want to do our part to ensure Michigan residents are properly protected. Please contact your local agent if you believe that your coverage limits may need to be increased.

Building Permit Exemption

Building Permit Exemption

Certain agricultural buildings are exempt from state requirements to obtain building permits before their construction. The state construction code, not the Michigan Right to Farm Act, provides farmers this limited exemption.

Highlighted here are answers to the most commonly asked questions about building permit exemptions for agricultural buildings.

Frequently Asked Questions