American AgCredit today announced a strategic partnership with Kitchen Table Advisors to support the economic viability of sustainable small farmers and ranchers. An independent project of the Trust for Conservation Innovation, Kitchen Table Advisors empowers farmers and ranchers throughout Northern California with the business tools, knowledge and resources they need to flourish.
Premier Farm Credit, American AgCredit, Farm Credit of Southern Colorado and CoBank today announced they will donate a total of $25,000 to the Colorado Farm Bureau’s Disaster Relief Fund to help the farmers and ranchers impacted by the recent fire in Logan and Phillips counties.
The five Farm Credit Associations of Kansas and CoBank today announced their intent to donate $160,000 to the Kansas Livestock Foundation to aid rebuilding efforts following the recent wildfires in Central and Western Kansas.
Terry Lindley, the chief marketing officer and senior vice president of American AgCredit, is retiring after 40 years with the Santa Rosa-based agricultural lender.
ANNOUNCEMENT! American AgCredit and Farm Credit of Southwest Kansas have entered into an intention to merge agreement with a target date of merging the two organizations on January 1, 2017. More details to come as details are worked out.
In recognizing the organization’s milestone, the President of the United States shared a message of appreciation, the House of Representatives and the Senate both introduced resolutions to commend and congratulate the Farm Credit system, and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack lauded the organization’s role in American agriculture and spoke to its ongoing importance to the future.