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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 $65,000 in grant funding to 17 organizations to assist their efforts to support young and beginning farmer initiatives, encourage youth leadership development, promote diversity equity and inclusion, and advance northeast agriculture, forestry and commercial fishing. Submissions for the next round of grant funding are due by April 1.

January 30, 2023

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Farm Credit East offers Seminars for the Next Generation of Agricultural Producers

A successful manager is required to master many aspects of the farm business. To help the next generation develop the necessary business and financial skills, Farm Credit East is hosting GenerationNext seminars this fall and winter. Anyone who would like to sharpen their management skills is encouraged to attend. Both in-person and virtual sessions are offered.

October 11, 2022

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Reminder: Perennial Crop Sales Closing

The deadline to insure Northeast perennial crops for the 2023 crop year is November 20, 2022. Insurable perennial crops include apples, peaches, grapes, cranberries, blueberries, pears and cherries.

October 03, 2022

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Risk Management Agency Expands Crop Insurance Programs for New Jersey Apple, Grape and Peach Growers

Farm Credit East is pleased the Risk Management Agency (RMA) has approved the expansion of several crop insurance programs for New Jersey growers for the 2023 crop year.

August 22, 2022

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Farm Credit East Announces Support for Farmers’ Markets During National Farmers’ Market Week

In conjunction with National Farmers’ Market Week, Farm Credit East is announcing its recent awarding of $43,500 in small grants to 84 farmers’ markets across the Northeast. Farm Credit East recognizes that farmers’ markets are an important channel for many of the region’s producers to distribute farm fresh produce to both rural and urban consumers.

August 08, 2022

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Contact Kristie Matuszewski
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Telephone:800.562.2235
Email: Kristie.Matuszewski@FarmCreditEast.com