Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa has announced its sponsorship of a $1,500 Future Farmers of America (FFA) Scholarship for Halifax County Chapter member Tylik Elam, who will be attending Radford University to study Business and Political Science.

Farmers Mutual Hail recognizes the importance of youth education in the agricultural industry because each generation brings advancements to farming practices and agriculture services that wouldn’t be possible without research and education. That’s why FMH supports the National FFA Organization and donates funds for scholarships every year. This year, the company sponsored 27 FFA scholarships nationwide. FMH commends these young adults and their commitment to further improving the industry by pursuing their secondary education in an agricultural-related field and wishes them the very best in their future educational endeavors.

Headquartered in West Des Moines, Iowa, Farmers Mutual Hail has served America’s farmers since 1893 with a combination of financial strength, personal service, and Midwestern values. The company has been managed by the same family for over 125 years and has a reputation of building lasting relationships that benefit its employees, business partners, and customers. FMH provides comprehensive risk management solutions, including private and federal crop in-surance, reinsurance products and services, as well as farm and ranch insurance that includes auto, property, and liability coverage.