Why Join IFU? Your IFU membership includes a fantastic list of benefits, including:
- Experienced policy representation in Des Moines and Washington, DC
- Invitations to grassroots lobbying events like our annual Farm & Food Lobby Day in Des Moines and the fall legislative fly-in to Washington, DC
- Education & leadership programs for youth & adults, including summer youth camps, the Beginning Farmer Institute, and the NFU Women’s Conference
- Legislative updates and action alerts to keep you informed on the issues that matter most to you
- Special member rates for IFU programs & events
- A subscription to the quarterly Grassroots newsletter
We also are happy to offer these services and discounts exclusively for our members:
FARM OWNERS INSURANCE
- 9% discount on comprehensive farm owners insurance from Hastings Mutual Insurance Company. For help finding an independent Hastings Mutual agent in your area, contact IFU Membership Coordinator Deborah Bunka: [email protected], (515) 451-8492.
DENTAL, VISION & HEALTH INSURANCE
- Dental, vision, and supplemental health insurance plans available exclusively to Farmers Union members through Noridian Insurance Services, Inc. Visit MyNISI.com/FarmersUnion/IA to learn more and sign up for coverage.
- $80 off a single or family plan through EA+ (Emergency Assistance Plus), offering a full suite of emergency services, including: emergency medical evacuation, emergency travel arrangements, eyeglass replacement, and many more. Visit EmergencyAssistancePlus.com/NFU to learn more and sign up for your discounted plan.
- Up to 25% off Avis car rentals. Visit Avis.com or call 1-800-331-1212 and use Farmers Union Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) number B291043 to receive a discount on your next car rental.
- Up to 20% off Budget car rentals. Visit Budget.com or call 1-800-527-0700 and use Farmers Union Budget Customer Discount (BCD) number R198143 to receive a discount on your next car rental.
- 20% discount on any stay at a Wyndham Hotel Group property, including Ramada Worldwide, Days Inn, Wingate Inn, Howard Johnson, Travelodge, Super 8, Baymont Inn, Microtel Inns and Suites, Hawthorn Suites, and Knights Inn. Visit WyndhamHotels.com or call 1-877-670-7088 and use Farmers Union Corporate Code 1000007487 to receive a discount on your next stay.
- 10% discount on any stay at La Quinta Inns & Suites and LQ Hotels. Visit LQ.com or call 1-800-753-3757 and use code NFU1902 to receive a discount on your next stay.
- Up to $500 per person savings on a tour with Collette Travel, a family company offering 160 tours to travel destinations around the world. Visit GoCollette.com for more details; use offer code NFUSavings to claim your discount, and mention National Farmers Union to save an additional $50-$100 per person when you book your trip!
EQUIPMENT & SUPPLY DISCOUNTS
- 10% discount on retail purchases from DripWorks, the nation’s leading supplier of drip irrigation equipment. Visit DripWorks.com and use the code MENDO2017 at checkout to receive a discount on any purchase of $99 or more (one use only). NFU members also are invited to take advantage of DripWorks’ one-step signup process for wholesale pricing to receive discounts of up to 25%.
- 10% discount and free shipping from Nasco, offering more than 96,000 products for agriculture, education, health care, and industry. Visit eNasco.com and use code 9800769 at checkout to receive a discount on your next purchase.
- 10% discount at The Working Person’s Store on a full lineup of work wear, footwear, and outerwear from brands including: Carhartt, CAT, Champion, Dickie’s, John Deere, Harley Davidson and many more. Visit WorkingPerson.com and use the code Farmers Union at checkout to receive a discount on your next purchase.
- 15% discount from Rosie’s Workwear for Women. Visit RosiesWorkwear.com and use the code NFUDC at checkout to receive a discount on your next purchase.
- 10% discount from Sow True Seeds on a broad selection of premium quality vegetable, herb, and flower seeds, bulbs & tubers, and cover crop varieties. Visit SowTrueSeed.com and use the code NFUMEMBERSTS at checkout to receive a discount on your next purchase.
- 10% discount from Burpee on seeds and plants for all growing zones and seasons. Visit Burpee.com and use the code NFTEN at checkout to receive a discount on your next purchase.
- 10% discount from Johnny’s Selected Seeds. Visit JohnnySeeds.com and use the code 17-5039 at checkout to receive a discount on your next purchase.
SOFTWARE & OFFICE DISCOUNTS
- Up to 15% off your monthly bill from Sprint and up to 20% off select Sprint products purchased through a Sprint retailer. Visit BusinessSolutions.Sprint.com and use corporate ID MNFYS_ZZM to register and start using your member discount.
- Up to 80% savings on select purchases from Office Depot/OfficeMax, with free next-day delivery on any order over $50. Visit OfficeDiscounts.org/NFU to start using the discount for online purchases of office and school supplies and to print your discount card for in store purchases.
- 10% off a one-year subscription to Constant Contact, a quick and easy online email marketing program to help grow your business. Visit NatlFarmersUnion.ConstantContact.com to receive a discount on your subscription.
- 10% discount on services from Small Farm Central, including farm website services, CSA Member Assembler program, and FarmFan Services. Visit Small Farm Central, and let them know that you’re a Farmers Union member to receive your discount.
- 25% discount on the first year of service from CSAware, providing customer management software solutions for CSAs with a minimum of $5,000 in sales per month. Visit CSAware.com, and let them know that you’re a Farmers Union member to receive your discount.
Questions about your benefits? Contact IFU Membership Coordinator Debbie Bunka: [email protected], (515) 451-8492.