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Farm Credit Associations of Georgia Awards $6,000 in Scholarships to Students at UGA

Christy Smith, Marketing Director at AgSouth Farm Credit, announced that the Farm Credit Associations of Georgia (consisting of AgSouth Farm Credit, AgGeorgia Farm Credit and Southwest Georgia Farm Credit) have awarded $6,000 in scholarships to six students at the University of Georgia’s College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences.

The scholarships were awarded at a banquet held Tuesday night in Athens.

According to Smith, “Farm Credit is committed to supporting youth who are interested in becoming future leaders in the business of agriculture and agribusiness. The scholarships are just one of many ways we provide this support.”

Congratulations to Emily Braswell of Donalsonville, Georgia; Samantha Strickland of Perry, Georgia; Tristan Smith of Harrison, Georgia; Elizabeth Isgar of Los Angeles, California; Jordan Rowe of Adel, Georgia; and Haley Vickery of Williamson, Georgia.