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2021 Board of Director and Nominating Committee Election Results

10/6/2021
STATESBORO, Ga (October 6, 2021) – AgSouth Farm Credit CEO Pat Calhoun announced the winners of the 2021 Board of Director and Nominating Committee Election.
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How Hard Work Made This Refugee a Poultry Farmer

9/9/2021
"It was time to seek freedom and liberty." Read the story of how a Burmese pastor became a poultry farmer.
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Is It Your Dream Property? 10 Questions to Ask Before You Buy Land

8/31/2021
Buying land is a big purchase! It is important to make sure the land you are buying is your dream property. Ask yourself these 10 questions before you make your offer!
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Cultivation & Conservation Keeping Soils Healthy

Cultivation & Conservation: Keeping Soils Healthy

8/20/2021
Southeast Georgia farmers David Cromley, JD Newton, and Ryne Brannen each farm cotton and peanuts with their families. All in their 30’s, these young farmers are driven to grow the highest quality crops they can, in an environmentally conscious way, that is also sustainable for their farm business to pass down to another generation of farmers. Hear their conversation about how important it is they keep their soil healthy for their farms.
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AgSouth Distributes An Additional $10 Million in Profits

7/26/2021
AgSouth Farm Credit CEO Pat Calhoun announced that the customer-owned cooperative is distributing $10 million in Special Patronage. This is in addition to the $40 million distributed in Patronage earlier this year.
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You Can Now Enjoy Craft Beer Made With South Carolina Grown Malt

6/28/2021
Palmetto Malt – South Carolina’s first-ever malt house – is taking local craft beer to a whole new level. Read how AgSouth member Jared Weathers made his novel idea a reality.
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June 4, 2021: Announcement from the president.

Coronavirus Update: Branches Return to Pre-Pandemic Operations

6/4/2021
Statesboro, Ga (June 4, 2021): President and Chief Executive Officer Pat Calhoun announces all AgSouth branches will return to pre-pandemic operations on June 7, 2021.
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4 things to know about country home loans.

Interested in a Country Home? Here are 4 Things to Know About Financing

5/26/2021
Buying a home with acreage is a huge investment and we want you to be as comfortable and happy about the loan process as possible.
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Get Your Farm Finances on Course. FREE Workshop! Space is limited.

Get Your Farm Finances on Course with AGAware®

5/4/2021
Farming today truly is a business, and requires knowledge not just of how to grow crops and raise livestock, but also how to manage both finances and risk.  
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6 things to know before you buy a country home.

Interested in a Country Home? Here are 6 Things to Know Before You Buy

5/4/2021
Does living out in the country sound like a dream? Here are 6 things you need to know before you buy a country home with acreage.
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Cultivation & Conservation: Can Technology Help Conserve Water?

4/20/2021
Southeast Georgia farmers David Cromley, JD Newton, and Ryne Brannen each farm cotton and peanuts with their families.
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AgSouth Distributes $40 Million in Patronage

4/5/2021
AgSouth Farm Credit CEO Pat Calhoun announced that the customer-owned cooperative is distributing $40 million in profits from 2020 to its member-borrowers.
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Minorities in Agriculture Receive VIP Scholarships

4/1/2021
AgSouth is excited to announce the students receiving the 2021 Farm Credit/MANRRS VIP Scholarship.
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Home Builders: Build Relationships

3/30/2021
Southern Design Builders out of Greenville, South Carolina worked together with AgSouth Mortgages Originator Brandt Stone to build up a happy customer base.
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Land Loans FAQ: How Much Will My Down Payment Be?

3/23/2021
This edition of our FAQ Land Series covers down payments - a popular topic folks ask about after finding some property.
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