Hobby farm insurance

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Hobby farm insurance

Hi

I wonder if anyone can advise me what insurance I would need for my property. I have 10 acres in the Adelaide Hills with circa 200 olive trees grown for oil. At the moment we are running this as a hobby farm ourselves (although we just used a pruning service) with no employees. There is some equipment, tractor, electric harvesters and a trailer. There is also a dam on the property and the entire property fenced.

We live on the property and of course our house and contents are currently insured - through AAMI.

An insurance broker we spoke to said we should have farm insurance as well as public liability insurance - however he is after all a salesman so I was looking for some independent advice. By the way the quoe we had was for just under $3,000 a year seems expensive?

thanks

Shauna

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We have a 25 acres hobby farm

We have a 25 acres hobby farm near lismore/nimbin. We have a few cows to keep the grass down and some chooks for our own use. We just received our farm insurance and its over $2500. It includes a $250 broker fee. We like to pay monthy so need and insurance company that will allow this. I am sure there is other companies out there that do hobby farms our size.
Any advice is welcome - thank you

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