Agriculture Risk Management Resources (ARMR)

One of the key considerations for any farm operator is risk management. With multiple risks to consider and various insurance programs to cover them, it can be overwhelming to determine the best course of action for your farm’s risk management strategies. MNP’s Agriculture Risk Management Resources (ARMR) provides you with critical information so that you can grow your business while protecting and safeguarding it during challenging times. With ARMR and MNP’s Ag Risk Management Projector™, we help you understand and evaluate the best options for you, your business and your peace of mind.

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MNP’s team of specialists draw on extensive research. They have long-term relationships with various levels of government and take a comprehensive approach to help you get the most from your risk management strategies. Some of these services and programs include:

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    Steve Funk

    Steve Funk CPA, CA

    Director, Agriculture Risk Management Resources

    Steve Funk, CPA, CA, is MNP’s Director, Farm Income Programs. Steve is dedicated to helping agricultural producers understand the AgriStability Program and optimize their coverages and payments from the Program within the context of their overall farm insurance risk management strategy.

    Based in Lethbridge, AB, Steve has spent more than 20 years working exclusively with owner-operated agriculture businesses. As chair of MNP’s Farm Income Programs Service Leader committee, he oversees the provision of AgriStability, AgriInvest, and Ag Risk Management Projector™ (ARMP) services for the entire firm.

    Steve has collaborated with various producer groups, government Administrators and policy makers on issues relating to AgriStability/ AgriInvest Program design and assessing practice. He has done extensive research and written technical reports on AgriStability and AgriInvest and has provided consulting and Appeals support on complex Program scenarios for producers from across Canada.

    He is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA), qualifying as a Chartered Accountant (CA) in 1989, after graduating from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Commerce degree.