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Farm Credit is currently accepting applications for the 2015 Farm Credit National Contributions Program funding cycle. Organizations wishing to be considered for financial support in 2015 must submit an online application by September 10. Read More
The fifth cooperative principle of “Education, Training and Information” holds that cooperatives provide education and training for members, elected representatives, managers and employees so they can contribute effectively to the development of their cooperative. Members also inform the general public about the nature and benefits of cooperatives. Read More
Today we begin our 99th year since Congress established the network of borrower-owned lending institutions known as the Farm Credit System. During that time, each Farm Credit institution has remained focused on accomplishing the mission set forth in our charter: to serve agriculture and rural America. Read More
Today marks Farm Credit’s 98th anniversary and we want you to help us celebrate! Nearly 100 years after the U.S. Congress established Farm Credit to serve as a reliable source of credit for the nation’s farmers and ranchers, the network of borrower-owned lending institutions and specialized service organizations remains a sound and vital resource for rural America. Read More
From Michelin stars to Angie’s list grades, consumers seek independent, third party ratings of the products and services they buy. Fitch, Moody’s, and S&P are considered the big three credit rating agencies, and together hold 95% of the credit rating market. The agencies’ ratings provide insight for investors, helping them make educated decisions about the financial securities they purchase. Read More