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Farm Credit East is made in agriculture - a cooperative owned by the customers it serves. More than any other lender, we understand your unique credit needs and offer the specialized products, tools and services to help grow your success.
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Director Election Results
Farm Credit East, ACA stockholders recently elected three members to serve on its board of directors.
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Cultivating Success Through Sustainability & Collaboration
Farm Credit East recently released its 2023 Sustainability Report, sharing Farm Credit East’s sustainable and collaborative efforts to support Northeast agriculture.
Financial Partner
Read the latest issue of Financial Partner, providing actionable insights for Northeast producers to propel their businesses in 2024.

Latest News & Blog

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Press Releases

Farm Credit East is currently seeking creative images of modern Northeast agriculture, commercial fishing and forest products to fill the pages of its 2025 Agricultural Views calendar. Upload picturesque images from the farm, woods or dock by July 31 for a chance to win $100. 

May 15, 2024

No other lender delivers more for your money

  • Deep agricultural expertise.

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  • Customer-owned and mission driven

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  • Capacity to serve your needs.

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  • Supporting the future of agriculture.

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Industry Trends & Education

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After a rapid rise in 2021 and 2022, the Farm Credit East Production Cost Index has plateaued after relatively modest increases over the previous decade.  This index tracks farm production costs on a relative basis, weighted towards costs that affect Northeast producers most. Major components of the index include labor, energy, family living expenses, crop inputs, as well as costs like animal feed and other dairy-related expenses, given that sector’s prominence in our region.

May 6, 2024

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