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Farmers of Salem

Providing real insurance solutions for real people for more than 160 years, Farmers of Salem is proud to be a regional mutual insurance company specializing in insurance for home and business owners. Owned by its policyholders, not stockholders, Farmers of Salem is focused on servicing our insureds’ needs with the freedom to reinvest profits in order to remain innovative, competitive and stable in the insurance marketplace.

At Farmers of Salem we offer our policyholders insurance products that protect their most valuable assets. These products are distributed through independent agents that serve as local experts and trusted advisors to our insureds. Our knowledgeable employees work closely with the independent agents to present a product that is competitively priced, delivered in a timely and accurate manner, with courtesy and professionalism.


Our Mission

Providing insurance services to the financial-buying public today and tomorrow. Insurance is a people-oriented service industry and to succeed, we must provide:

A market that includes a wide selection of quality products, competitively priced and delivered correctly the first time with courtesy, timeliness and professionalism.

To enhance the security of our policyholders through sound management which achieves reasonable return on capital.

To demonstrate honesty and integrity in all relationships.

To be an equal opportunity employer where each employee has the opportunity to develop to their maximum potential.

To create ways to make it easier to do business with us.

We are dedicated to profitable growth as a group and development as individuals. The fulfillment of this Mission Statement will strengthen our relationships with customers, distinguish us from our competitors and help us remain financially secure.


Our commitment to the security of our policyholders is solidified by adhering to sound management and solid business practices, ensuring that they are adequately protected and have peace of mind at the time of a loss.

Farmers of Salem remains adaptable and ready to respond to the various insurance needs of our policyholders and is always listening to the needs of our independent agents.

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