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AgSouth Farm Credit Announces $25,000 in Grants to Farmers Markets

STATESBORO, GA. (January 24, 2018): AgSouth Farm Credit Marketing Director Christy Smith announced today that the cooperative has once again set aside $25,000 to help community-based farmers markets

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Appraising the Appraisal Process

With fewer comps and sales than other forms of real estate, timberland requires a specialized appraiser that can make a huge difference in your forest transaction.

Article by Steve Grindley and

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As a Farmer Dependent on Mother Nature, You Need a Back-Up Plan

As a Farmer Dependent on Mother Nature, You Need a Back-Up Plan By: Rhonda Uzzolino, Marketing Manager If you farm you are likely more dependent on factors you can’t control than most.

It’s not

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Farm Credit is Here to Serve Farmers and Agribusiness

Farm Credit, a nationwide system of agricultural lending cooperatives, has been supporting farmers, agribusiness, and rural America for a century with reliable credit and more.

What began in 1916

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Family Budgeting a Challenging, but Worthy Task

Creating a family budget you can stick to is challenging for most people. If you’re in agriculture, varying income can make the process even more daunting.

“There’s no reason to be afraid, though

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October is National Cooperative Month

Spread the Word About the Advantages of Doing Business on a Cooperative Basis.
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How Doing Business with Cooperatives Can Benefit You!

Imagine getting a competitive upfront rate on your loans – and then getting 22 cents back on every dollar you paid in interest for the year. Seem impossible? Not with Farm Credit.

Farm Credit

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AgSouth Farm Credit Reports Significant Profits in First Quarter

AgSouth Farm Credit CEO Pat Calhoun recently announced that the customer-owned cooperative had net earnings of more than $7.957 million in the first quarter of 2017. 

He states that, “While earnings

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Farm Credit Associations Lead Support of Legislation to Prevent Overtaxing of Family-Owned Farms

Legislation drafted by a workgroup headed by AgSouth Farm Credit’s Christian Taylor and sponsored by Senator Tyler Harper (R-GA-007), Georgia HB 290, passed the Georgia Senate 51-0 on March 24 and was

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AgSouth Farm Credit Branch Opens in New Location

AgSouth Regional Vice President Daryl Griner says that the Spartanburg branch office will be relocating down the street from its current office on Asheville Highway to 101 Northtown Drive on May 15.

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AgSouth Farm Credit Reports Net Earnings of $40.1 Million Returns $28.5 Million to Members

AgSouth Farm Credit Chief Executive Officer Pat Calhoun recently announced that the customer-owned cooperative had net earnings of more than $40.1 million during 2016. He stated that, “The association

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AgSouth Farm Credit Awards $25,000 in Grant Funds to Farmers Markets

AgSouth Farm Credit Marketing Director Christy Smith has released the names of the recipients of AgSouth’s Think Outside the Store® farmers market grant.  The association is distributing $25,000 in

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AgSouth Farm Credit Distributes More than $19 Million to Members

AgSouth Chief Executive Officer Pat Calhoun announced that current and former members of AgSouth Farm Credit in Georgia and South Carolina received more than $19 million in patronage from the

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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

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AgSouth Farm Credit Announces $25,000 in Grants to Farmers Markets

Fifty farmers markets in AgSouth’s territory will receive $500 to help promote their markets.

AgSouth’s purpose in awarding these grants is to increase awareness of how choosing to purchase locally

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