The framework lending institutions use is typically based on something known in the industry as the Five C’s of Credit. Explore a high-level overview of what the Five C’s are, and how they’re are used to make lending decisions.
With hurricane season upon us and the coronavirus pandemic conditions still looming, many Americans are focusing their attention on a safe reopening of the country. Let's review how to prepare your farm for the upcoming hurricane season.
While retired from Farm Credit, Kathleen continues to work from her home on a part time basis as a skilled seamstress. Given her expertise and connection to Farm Credit, Kathleen was the natural choice to engage for sewing some protective face coverings for employees as part of a transition back to the office.
The McClellan’s innovation story began in the 1950s, when Dale’s grandfather, Earl Lovelace, operated Sunny Brook as a dairy farm and glass bottling plant. After Sunny Brook closed, Dale and Mary McClellan started M&B Products (M&B).
With increased pressures due to higher production costs, lower earnings and competition from Mexico, the Florida strawberry industry has searched for new ways to do business. Growers John Sizemore of Sizemore Farms and Sam Astin of Astin Farms have adapted with new innovations.
Many across the world are reminded to recycle, plant trees, respect nature and most importantly reduce our carbon footprint. The first Earth Day was held on April 22, 1970. This year Earth Day celebrates its 50th Anniversary.
In the midst of our busy days filled with lots of distractions and new advanced safety features on farm equipment, it’s easy to forget simple safety precautions. Farmers are at a very high risk for fatal and non-fatal injuries.