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California’s Real Gold | Agribusiness Insurance Product Highlight

Published on May 24, 2016

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Agriculture is a part of California’s DNA. It’s the top producing state in the country in terms of crop cash receipts (by a long shot — see table below). It’s the number one state in terms of wine production (producing more than 90% of the US’ wine product). And if you’ve lived in California for any length of time, you understand that water is such an important resource to the state because it doesn’t just affect our lawns, it affects the food supply not just for the state, but for the whole country and beyond.

From the California Agricultural Statistics Review 2014-2015

From the California Agricultural Statistics Review 2014-2015

Here’s a few facts for you from the latest report done by the State about how much California offers the country and the world agriculturally speaking.

Did you know…

  • California has approximately 76,400 farms and ranches which received approximately $54 billion for their output (in 2014, the latest year for which a full report is available).
  • The state’s top ten commodities are
    • Milk — $9.4 billion
    • Almonds — $5.9 billion
    • Grapes — $5.2 billion
    • Cattle, Calves — $3.7 billion
    • Strawberries — $2.5 billion
    • Lettuce — $2 billion
    • Walnuts — $1.8 billion
    • Tomatoes — $1.6 billion
    • Pistachios — $1.6 billion
    • Hay — $1.3 billion
  • California is the sole producer (99% or more) of Almonds, Artichokes, Dates, Figs, Grapes & Raisins, Kiwifruit, Olives, Peaches, Pistachios, Dried Plums, Pomegranates, Sweet Rice and walnuts for the country.
  • Abram Interstate has been specializing in Wholesale Agribusiness Insurance for California since 1996.

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Needless to say, California’s Agriculture is a big deal, and it deserves the proper protection. When it comes to farm and ranch insurance, wineries, equine, and more, we’ve got you and your customers covered.

These counties have especially high demand for coverage:

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We have several carriers to cover your every need!

  • Family farms and ranches
  • Estate farms
  • Horse farms- including Equine Mortality & Equine Liability
  • Large commercial growers and packers of agricultural products
  • Vineyards, Grain & field crop growers
  • Wineries
  • Citrus & Cotton growers
  • Wholesale nurseries
  • Livestock, cattle & sheep
  • Dude Ranches
  • Outfitters and Guides

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Abram Interstate Insurance Services, Inc. is a California wholesale insurance broker (CMGA) that has licensing and expertise to place business in both admitted and non-admitted markets for personal lines insurance and commercial lines insurance in California and surrounding areas.

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