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Honoring Our Veterans, Supporting Farmer Veterans

Honoring Our Veterans, Supporting Farmer Veterans

By Karen Macdonald - Friday, November 11, 2016

In honor of Veterans Day, Farm Credit recognizes the dedication and service our veterans have demonstrated in protecting our nation and the values we hold dear. At home and throughout the world, their training and focus have contributed to our safety and the safety of others, at great sacrifice to themselves and their families. Read More »

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November 2015 Preview: 30 Days of Thanks

November 2015 Preview: 30 Days of Thanks

By Karen Macdonald - Monday, November 2, 2015

With Thanksgiving the holiday highlight of November, Farm Credit likes to celebrate with gratitude throughout the entire month. Follow along as we celebrate 30 Days of Thanks on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and use hashtag #30DaysOfThanks to join the conversation. For everything from FFA to the farm families who raise our food and fiber, we are grateful. Read More »

From the Field: More than a Celebration; Capitol Hill Event Highlights a Farmer Veteran Movement

From the Field: More than a Celebration; Capitol Hill Event Highlights a Farmer Veteran Movement

By Amelia Sprague - Friday, June 5, 2015

Farmer veterans, members of Congress, media reporters and Farm Credit supporters joined forces in Washington, D.C., June 2-3 to attend a series of events. From formal meetings to an unforgettable reception, these collaborative efforts did more than celebrate the contributions of our farmer veterans; they raised awareness of programs, policies and potential. It was a powerful opportunity to amplify the efforts of the Farmer Veteran Coalition's Homegrown By Heroes labeling program to Members of Congress, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the general public. Read More »

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From the Field: Ag Innovation at a Mile High

From the Field: Ag Innovation at a Mile High

By Karen Macdonald - Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Uncharacteristic rain didn’t put a damper on the Colorado agricultural tour at Farm Credit’s Idea Share earlier this month. The 80 tour attendees deliver public relations, marketing, advertising and other internal and external communications services to Farm Credit organizations across the country. The tour covered a diverse mix of ag operations that embrace innovation in delivering food products to their customers. Click here to see photos from the tour. Read More »

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