Every farmer, fisherman or forest product producer defines success differently. For some, success is measured strictly in dollars and cents: the “bottom line.” Others make non-financial goals a priority. Nonetheless, every successful producer shares a few key management and financial practices. Here are some practices recommended by Dr. David Kohl, an agricultural economist specializing in farm business management.
Farm Credit East offices participate in parades annually for many different reasons, but our core purpose is to show community support. We are grateful for the support our community gives us through their business, and our participation is a small way to connect our community and engagement in a fun way. From the humidity in July to the chill of November, here are a few offices that have parade spirit!
This summer, Farm Credit East welcomed 16 interns to the team. Our interns always leave a lasting impact through the meaningful work they complete and relationships they build with fellow staff and customers. With summer coming to a close and internships winding down, Jean Gallagher asked three interns to reflect on their summer experience.