Farmers Telephone


of Batavia, Iowa


A full Service Telecommunications Provider, Offering Telephone , Cellular , Wireless CATV and Internet services in Southeastern Iowa

Read about the origins of Farmers Telephone

Find out more about the town of Batavia


Farmers Telephone Company has served Batavia and the surrounding area since 1905, providing:


Farmers Cellular Telephone Company, a subsidiary of Farmers Telephone Co, provides cellular service to 4,000 customers in Iowa RSA#3, which includes the counties of Jefferson, Van Buren, Wapello, Davis, Appanoose, and Monroe. Managed by United States Cellular.

Wireless CATV

Iowa Rural TV, a subsidiary of Farmers Telephone Co. provides cable television service to 1,200 rural customers within a 40 mile radius of Batavia

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most recent revision 12/28/95

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