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

5/23/2017

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

5/2/2017

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

3/23/2017

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

3/15/2017

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

3/6/2017

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

2/23/2017

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

2/15/2017

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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Farm Credit Associations Offer Free Agricultural Finance Training

1/30/2017

Thanks to AgSouth Farm Credit and AgGeorgia Farm Credit, Georgia and South Carolina farmers have several opportunities to attend a free financial training workshop this year. The purpose of the

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