Young & Beginning Farmer Loans

Farm Credit is committed to helping the next generation of farmers with a specific program dedicated to the needs of young and beginning farmers.

  • Young farmers = anyone age 35, or less, at the time of loan request
  • Beginning farmers = anyone who has never farmed or has been involved in farming 10 years, or less, at the time of loan request

Farm Credit's Young and/or Beginning Farmer Program features:

  • Modified credit standard for cash flow or repayment equity.
  • A discount or adjustment in interest rates
  • Modified collateral standards for operating and IT loans
  • Payment of loan guarantee fees, if involved or required
  • First-time real estate or buyer credit
  • Financial and farm management education and training requirements if advised by loan officer or Farm Credit

CLICK ON THIS PDF TO SEE THE ENTIRE Young, Beginning Farmer Program BROCHURE:

Young and Beginning Farmer Program.pdf

 

Read a YOUNG & BEGINNING FARMER success story in western Arkansas!

Brian and Elizabeth Walker YOUNG BEGINNING FARMERS.pdf


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