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Choosing the Best Crop When Investing in Florida Farmland

When deciding to invest in Florida farmland, there are lots of options available when it comes to crops. Thankfully, with the consistently warm temperatures, cold weather is not much of a threat to most crops, depending on the geographic location in the state crops are grown. 

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Real Farms, Real Stories

Real Farms, Real Stories: M&D Gator

Title: "Not your typical farm"

In this video, we explore an alligator farm in Dade City, featuring Mickey Fagan. Watch his story here! Be on the lookout for the next Real Farms, Real Stories Video.

Be sure you like and follow our social media pages for updates! Farm Credit of Central Florida was honored to be able to work with Mickey Fagan at M&D Gator.

At, Farm Credit of Central Florida we provide financing for Farms, Homes, and Land. 

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Purchasing Farmland as Investment When You Know Nothing about Farming

Farmland in Florida is a great addition to any investment portfolio as we mentioned in our previous blog post. The biggest draw to many is that, in general, active farmland has a proven track record in times of uncertainty. Consistent, income-generating property is music to the ears of most investors. However what if you know nothing about farm management? As you can imagine, there are many moving parts that make a farm successful. 

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Hedge Your Finances with Farmland

Hedge Your Finances with Farmland

The year 2020 drew to a close without much fanfare. Between a global pandemic and political tensions, there’s been a lot to process. The year has also left many wondering what to expect for 2021. Will it be more of the same? No one knows for sure. 

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26 Factors Determining your Interest Rate

There’s always more to a lender than the interest rate alone, but there are around 26 different factors that go into quoting your interest rate.
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PRF Crop Insurance

PRF Insurance is an excellent tool producers utilize to provide income that offsets loss of forage and grazing due to dry conditions.
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Apiculture Crop Insurance Policy

The apiculture crop insurance policy provides a safety net for beekeepers’ primary income sources—honey, pollen collection, wax, and breeding stock. Beekeepers can purchase insurance protection against these production risks to their operations. The Rainfall Index is used in the determination of coverage.
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Crop Insurance Benefits Florida Farmers

Farm Credit of Central Florida has licensed crop insurance agents that will help you include a crop insurance policy in your operation’s risk management plan.
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Increase your Financial IQ: Tips for Working with a Lender

Approaching a prospective lender can be intimidating if you’re a beginning farmer, but there are things you can do to make the loan process less stressful.
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Blog Series: Part 4 of Considerations to Make Your Farm Business Successful

With all of the moving parts that go into producing a crop it is extremely important that farmers have a detailed budget in place as leaving out even one line item could have drastic consequences. Learn about where to start when preparing a budget.
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