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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.

Farmland Preservation

Farmland Preservation

Whether development pressure is high or low, voluntary farmland preservation tools are investments in the future of agriculture, local communities and Michigan's economy.

Michigan's Farmland and Open Space Preservation program (PA 116) preserves farmland and open spaces and offers tax relief to farmers who voluntarily participate in temporary farmland preservation agreements.

Highlighted here are answers to the most commonly asked questions about the state's farmland and open space preservation program

farmland landscape including barns and corn crops

Frequently Asked Questions


Learn More

Visit the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development website for more information about farmland preservation.