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Farm Credit East recently announced a record patronage distribution based on 2023 earnings.
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2024 Student Scholarships
$2,000 scholarships available to students pursuing careers in ag-related fields. Apply by March 15.

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Farm Credit Awards Efforts to Develop and Promote Northeast Agriculture

The Farm Credit Northeast AgEnhancement Program, a joint effort of Farm Credit East and CoBank, recently provided $137,000 in grant funding to 27 organizations to assist their efforts to encourage youth leadership development, support young and beginning farmer initiatives, promote diversity, equity and inclusion, and advance northeast agriculture, forestry and commercial fishing. 

February 26, 2024

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Nominate a Rural Community Initiative for the Farm Credit East Lipinski Rural Initiatives Award

Farm Credit East is currently accepting nominations for the Lipinski Rural Initiatives Award, which aims to recognize innovative and transformational efforts to revitalize Northeast rural communities. For 2023, Farm Credit East and its strategic partner CoBank have committed to award a combined $50,000 to one or more recipients. The nomination deadline has been extended to February 15, 2023. 

January 18, 2023

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Students Invited to Apply for a 2023 Farm Credit East Scholarship

Farm Credit East is currently accepting scholarship applications from high school seniors and college students with career aspirations in agriculture, commercial fishing and the forest products industries from across the association’s eight-state territory. Applications are due by April 1.

January 17, 2023

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Crops Growers Hosts Webinar Series: 2023 Crop Insurance and Dairy Outlook

As the new year begins, producers need forecasts and strategies in order to solidify their 2023 risk management plans. Join Crop Growers, LLP for two free 2023 outlook and risk management webinars being hosted this January: 2023 Crop Insurance Strategies and Outlook, and Dairy Outlook 2023 – Managing Your Risk: Markets, Margins and Revenue. 

January 08, 2023

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Harris Beach and Farm Credit East Present H-2B Webinar

Join Harris Beach, PLLC and Farm Credit East for the final webinar in their seasonal business labor and immigration series. This webinar, titled “H-2B: Navigating the Maze,” will be held on Wednesday, January 11, at 10:00 a.m.

January 02, 2023

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