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As 79 million students head back to school, the last days of August mark the unofficial end of summertime activities for many. This year’s extreme heat prompted the fall harvest season to begin weeks ahead of schedule and the drought continued to be a hot topic as Farm Credit experts shared local and national implications with reporters at the 2012 Ag Media Summit. Read More
The first full week of August began with more than 500 attendees gathering at the 2012 Ag Media Summit in Albuquerque. The Farm Credit team – with representatives from AgriBank, CoBank, Farm Credit of New Mexico, Ag New Mexico, New Mexico Farm & Livestock Bureau and Farm Credit National Communications – spent two days in The Duke City discussing local and national implications of the drought, as well as sharing information on the diverse landscape of New Mexico agriculture. Read More
In honor of state fair season, Farm Credit is in search of the best state fair out there. You think your fair has the best fare? To be fair, we want to know how your state fair would fare compared to other state fairs. Share a comment below, or post your fairest fair memory on Twitter with the hash tag #beststatefair. Read More