Member Benefits

Monterey County Farm Bureau membership has value!

By joining Monterey County Farm Bureau you help support local agriculture. You also gain access to a wide variety of member benefits, as detailed below.  Please join today!

Members may order a free copy of the latest Farm Bureau Benefits Guide. It’s your member benefits directory, with benefits information. To order your copy, contact our office at (831) 751-3100.

Several of the benefit programs require a Farm Bureau membership card at time of purchase, a certificate of membership for discounts, or a discount validation code.  Our office can assist with all of these items, as needed … specific requirements noted with each benefit program.

Note that some benefit programs have requirements for membership timeframes, such as the Ford truck discount.

Members are entitled to the following benefits from over 24 of our benefit program partners:

Banking

Farm Bureau Bank: If you are in the market to finance or refinance, Farm Bureau Bank offers low-rate vehicle loans with no payments for up to 90 days. Inquire about the high-yielding Money Market and Certificate of Deposit accounts, or apply online for a Farm Bureau Bank Mastercard® credit card and receive and instant decision online. Call 1-800-492-3276 or visit www.farmbureaubank.com.

Insurance Programs

Nationwide Insurance: Nationwide is proud to be the exclusive insurance provider of California Farm Bureau.  Since 1926, Nationwide has been providing insurance and financial services to Farm Bureau members and remains committed to protecting what matters most.  As a company with deep agricultural history, Nationwide offers members of the California Farm Bureau a discount on farm insurance.  Nationwide also offers a variety of insurance and financial services to Farm Bureau members including: automobile insurance *, home insurance, pet insurance*, travel insurance, power sports insurance, commercial insurance, life insurance, and worker’s compensation insurance*.  *select discounts may apply. To learn more, contact your local Nationwide agent or visit www.nationwide.com/cfbf.  Link to more info on Nationwide partnership with Farm Bureau here.

Land as Your Legacy®: Whether your farm or ranch has been around for several generations or you’re a first-generation farmer, Nationwide® is there to help you plan what happens to your operations after you’re gone. Land as Your Legacy® transition planning program for farmers and ranchers is a no-cost program that provides transition planning solutions, so your family’s agribusiness will remain a legacy for generations to come. For more information visit, www.nationwide.com/yourland.

Multiple Employer Program (MEP): Nationwide created a MEP sponsered by CA Farm Bureau available only to employers that are Agricultural members, even those that already have a retirement plan.  The MEP provides acost-effective method to comply with the new CalSavers law applicabel to employers with 5 or more employees.  Contact Paul Yossem, Regional Vice-President for Nationwide, at 858-997-8863 or at yossem@nationwide.com for details.

News & Entertainment

AgAlert: provides farmers and ranchers the edge with news, reserch, and marketing trends.  This weekly newspaper is first in Agricultural News; mailed to Agricultural members.  Learn more at www.agalert.com.

California Bountiful Magazine and Television: a lifestyle magazine and TV show with farm family profiles, recipes, gardening tips, and more!  Take a look at www.californiabountiful.com.

Health & Personal Services

AirMedCare Network: REACH Air Medical Services LLC and CalStar – two of California’s preeminent air ambulance providers – are proud to be a part of the AirMedCare Network, creating America’s largest air ambulance membership network.  By becoming a member of the AirMedCare Network, Farm Bureau members will be covered by all their network providers in all their service areas, which are ever-expanding. AirMedCare Network is pleased to offer group membership coverage to Farm Bureau members and their families for $65 per year.  For more information on how to enroll as a Farm Bureau group member, please call 1(800) 793-0010.

Farm Bureau Prescription Discount Program: Earn discounts of up to 75% off on brand name and generic prescription medications.  This program is honored by more than 4,500 local, regional and national pharmacies in California and more than 57,000 regional and national pharmacies.  For more information, call the Farm Bureau member help desk at (800) 698-3276 or visit www.cfbf.com/benefits to download your discount card.

Do-It-Yourself Discounts

Grainger: Members get deep discounts on critical equipment and supplies AND enjoy free standard ground shipping* when ordering items online, over the phone or at your local Grainger branch.  To get access to Farm Bureau prices, call our office at (831) 751-3100 to learn how to get set up with your Grainger member benefits and savings!

O’Reilly Auto Parts: Save from 5% to 20% on select parts such as brake pads and rotors, filters, batteries, belts, hoses and many more commonly replaced parts.  Members also enjoy free delivery within 5 miles of a local O’Reilly Auto Parts store and free access to their professional customer service website firstcallonline.com for parts lookup and ordering, vehicle specs, TBS documents, etc.  To access the discount program, members must present their membership card and Farm Bureau organization account number at the time of purchase.  Call our office at (831) 751-3100 for organization account number.  This discount may also be applied to on-line orders at O’Reilly’s website, firstcallonline.com, for those Farm Bureau members who have an established accounts with O’Reilly.

Dunn-Edwards Paints: members can save up to 30% at Dunn-Edwards Paints, offering a full range of architectural and specialty coatings for virtually every applicaiton, including farms/outbuildings, water tanks/water treatment, plant maintenance/floors, concrete water proofing and coatings for wood, ferrous and non-ferrous metals.  Farms and ranches with large or contiuous purchasing needs may qualify for additonal discounts and invidividual sales representation.  Contact Dunn-Edwards Paints at 888-DE-PAINT.

Jiffy Lube Fleet Care: Members can take advantage of the program by visiting any of our close to 2,000 Jiffy Lube locations to experience our in & out efficiency, with no appointment necessary. Under your national cash fleet account, drivers can pay at time of sale while instantly receiving standardized discounting of 10% off on all products and services except Tires and Batteries.  Call the Farm Bureau office at 831/751-3100 fro the discount code.

Business Services

Farm Employers Labor Service (FELS): farm and ranch employers use FELS to reduce their costs and take the headache out of complying with complicated employment laws and regulations.  FELS keeps Ag employers up-to-date on farmworker employment requirements with a Summary of Employment Requirements for CA Ag Employers, HR Compliance Manual and Laminated Official Notices posters. All are designed to make sure Ag employrers are in compliance every day, and all are available at a 20% discount ot FELS subscribers. Members receive a $100 discount on enrollment; contact (800) 753-9073 for more information.

New American Workforce: In partnership with the National Immigration Forum’s New American Workforce, employees of Farm Bureau members who are eligible for U.S. citizenship receive exclusive access to citizenship services including an online, application portal and free legal assistance to facilitate in completing the N-400 Citizenship application. Detailed information and tips are provided through citizenship portal along with help desk access for navigating technology and services. While the USCIS application filing fees still apply, fee waiver eligibility and other options can be explored with legal provider as part of consultation.  Encourage your employees to visit the citizenship portal to learn more about the process and begin the citizenship application today! For more information and to answer any questions, please contact the Help Desk at: citizenship@immigrationforum.org.  Additional information available here.

AgJobs4U.com: members receive the discounted rate of $45 per month for ulimited usage of employement services; created by a farmer for the farmer, AgJobs4U.com connects agricultural jobs to farmworkers.  As a subscriber, you can search worker profiles in the job seeker database that has over 20,000 job seekers, post ulimited hlep wanted ads for job seekers, and hire for your agricultural operation.  For more information, please visit www.AgJobs4U.com.

CA Grown: Farm Bureau members in California now have access to a 50% discount on California Grown branding and licensing for their agricultural commodities*.  Contact California Grown at (916) 441-5302 or visit their website at www.californiagrown.org for more details. * Some limitations may apply

A4 Promotions & Incentives: Members can chose from a wide selection of clothing and business items available with the FB logo.  Members can also receive up to a 20% discount on select customizable items.  For more information or to place an order, visit www.farmbureaucompanystore.com or call (916) 361-3682.

Dungarees: Dungarees offers premium men’s and women’s work wear brands such as Carhartt®, CAT®, and Wolverine®. Additionally, they carry YETI® brand merchandise in their inventory. California Farm Bureau members receive a 10% discount* on orders under $200; 15% discount* on orders over $200; 20% discount* on orders under $500 and free shipping on all orders over $55. Visit dungarees.com to start shopping. Enter code CAFRB on the last page of checkout to receive your discount.

Vehicle & Equipment Discounts

Ford Trucks: Farm Bureau members in California can qualify for discounts when buying Ford trucks.  California Farm Bureau Federation and Ford Motor Company have partnered to offer a $500 Bonus Cash toward the purchase or lease of an eligible new Ford F-150, Super Duty,  Ranger and Maverick pickup trucks (not available on F-150 Raptor).  To qualify for the Ford member benefit, you must be an eligible member of a county Farm Bureau in California for at least 30 consecutive days and must show proof of membership. Farm Bureau members must download and print a Ford program certificate from the on-line certificate sites of  fordspecialoffer.com/farmbureau/ca. To print the certificate, members must enter their Farm Bureau membership number and primary ZIP code. The certificate should be provided to a local Ford or Lincoln dealer before beginning the vehicle purchase process.  More on the Ford program here.

Case IH: Members save $500 per unit on the purchase or lease of Case IH Maxxum® and Vestrum® tractors; self-propelled windrowers and large square balers. A $200 per unit incentive is available for Case IH Farmall® C series utility, U series utility, A series utility and 100A series tractors; Farmall® C series compact and Farmall® A series compact tractors; Farmall N series and Farmall V series tractors; Other hay tools, including round balers, small square balers, disc mower conditioners and sicklebar mower conditioners. Obtain a membership verification certificate required before purchase hereEnter your member ID and zip code to get your discount certificate, below. Print or download the certificate, then visit your dealer and make your best deal. Once you’ve negotiated the best price, present your discount certificate to subtract another $200 – $500 from the bottom line. Your certificate, along with valid ID, must be presented to the Case IH dealer in advance of delivery to receive the discount.

 Caterpillar: Eligible members can save up to $2,750 on the purchase or lease of eligble Cat compact track loaders, compact and small wheel loaders, skid steer loaders, small dozers, backhoe loaders, mini hydraulic excavators, and telehandlers.  Also, recieve an additional $250 credit on select work tool attachments purchased with new Cat machines (promotion excludes buckets, forks, thumbs, and coupler attachments).  These discounts can be combined with any current retail discount, promotion, rebates or offers available through Caterpillar or it dealers, with the exception of the Cat NCBA membership incentive.  Must be a valid member of Farm Bureua for at least 30 days to be eligible for discount.  Members must present a discount certificate at the time of purchase or lease quote to receive the discount (certificate available here).  No limit on discount certificates available to members, but one certificate must be presented for each machine purchase or lease.  A complete list of eligible Cat equipment discounts here.

John Deere: Members receive an upgraded John Deere Rewards membership (Platinum 1) unlocking EXTRA DISCOUNTS on equipment, parts, and merchandise. Register today, and explore all that Rewards has to offer.  Check out the savings on the following equipment categories:

  • Commercial Mowing — $200 to $1,700 off
  • Residential Mowing — $50 to $150 off
  • Utility Vehicles — $100 to $300 off
  • Tractors — $200 to $300 off
  • Compact Construction — $550 to $1,400 off

Must be a Farm Bureau member for 30 days with a valid email address registered; a valid member email address is required for eligibility.

Vehicle Rentals

Avis: PAY NOW and save up to 35% off Avis rentals.  Members can save up to 35% off Avis base rates with PAY NOW for max savings with Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) number.  In addition, enjoy additional offers like dollars off, a complimentary upgrade, or a free weekend day.  Visit www.avis.com/cafb or call (800) 331-1212 to make a reservation. Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) available by calling our office at (831) 751-3100.

Budget: PAY NOW and save up to 35% off Budget rentals.  Members can save up to 35% off Avis base rates with PAY NOW for max savings with Budget Customer Discount (BCD) number.  In addition, enjoy additional offers like dollars off, a complimentary upgrade, or a free weekend day. .  Visit www.budget.com/cafb or call (800) 218-7992 to make a reservation.  Budget Customer Discount (BDC) available by calling our office at (831) 751-3100.

Budget Truck Rentals: Members can save 20% off Budget Truck Rentals.  Use your discount to save 20% on consumer rental rates and mileage charges on Budget Truck’s broad range of offerings, from cargo vans up to 26′ box trucks.  Visit BudgetTruck.com/FarmBureau or call (800) 566-8422 and provide the Farm Bureau account number to make a reservation.  Account number available by calling our office at (831 751-3100.

Fuel Discount

Amerigas: members save 5 cents per gallon on propane deliveries.  Members receive a complimentary service check and a ‘no run-out guarantee’ with automatic delivery.  Members also have access to 24-hour emergency services, $100 referral bonus for new customers, on-line bill pay options, and on-line order access. Visit www.amerigas.com/business/farm_bureau.htm for more information.

Theme Park Discounts

Discounts are available for the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.  Contact the Member Help Desk at (800) 698-3276 to obtain coupons or to purchase discount tickets.

Hotel Rooms & Resorts

Great Wolf Lodge: You’re going to love winding down our waterslides, dining in one of our fantastic restaurants and building family traditions. All of our lodges include a colossal, 84o indoor waterpark, daily activities, spacious family suites and much more. So clear your calendar and head to your nearest Great Wolf Lodge. To take advantage of this offer, simply provide your unique offer code when booking, and present a valid work ID or documentation at check-in.  Call the Farm Bureau office for the dsicount code and book on-line at www.greatwolf.com.

Choice Hotels: Save 20% on published rates at most 6,300 participating Choice Hotels worldwide, including Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality Inn, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Cambria Suites, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay, EconoLodge, Rodway Inn, and Ascend Hotel Collection.  Call (800) 258-2847 or visit www.choicehotels.com.  Call our office at (831) 751-3100 for the discount code.

Wyndham Hotels: savings of 20% on best available rates at Baymont Inn and Suites, Days Inn, Knights Inn, Hawthorn Suites, Super 8, Ramada Worldwide, Howard Johnson, Travelodge, Microtel Inns and Suites, Wingate by Wyndham, and all Wyndham Hotels and Resorts.  Call members benefits hotline at (877) 670-7088 or visit www.wyndham.com and call (831) 751-3100 to obtain the corporate ID for the discount.

All benefit programs are subject to change. Revised 6/2022.