West Des Moines, Iowa (July 20, 2021) – Today, Ward Group announced that Farm Bureau Property & Casualty Insurance Company and Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company have been named to the 2021 Ward’s 50® group of top performing companies. Together, the companies go to market as Farm Bureau Financial Services. It is one of 7 organizations with affiliated companies named to both the Property-Casualty Ward’s 50® and Life-Health Ward’s 50® lists this year.  

This marks the 22nd time that Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company has been named to the Life-Health Ward’s 50® list and the 7th year in a row that Farm Bureau Property & Casualty Insurance Company has been recognized to the Property-Casualty Ward’s 50® list. The Ward’s 50 are selected for achieving outstanding financial results in the areas of safety, consistency and performance over a five-year period.

“To have our strong financial results recognized by the Ward Group is notable given this past year,” said Chief Executive Officer Dan Pitcher. “Farm Bureau Financial Services agents and employees adapted, innovated and stayed focused on our purpose of protecting the livelihoods and futures in the communities we serve.”

Annually, Ward Group analyzes nearly 3,000 property-casualty insurance companies and more than 700 life-health insurance companies in the United States and identifies the top performers in each segment.