At Farm Credit East, we are relationship lenders. Not only do we get to know ag businesses, but we also get to know our customers personally. On #NationalGetToKnowYourCustomerDay, we’d like to share a real-life example of our commitment to relationship lending.
Farm Credit East was pleased to welcome more than 2,000 customers and their families to its fall Customer Appreciation Meetings. As part of these meetings, attendees were able to visit with fellow producers and Farm Credit East board and management, enjoy a meal and receive reports from the CEO and Board of Directors. For those who may have missed this year’s meeting, here’s recap of the main points covered.
Last week launched Farm Credit’s “One Mission. Many Voices.” campaign. It’s purpose? To share Farm Credit’s mission – to provide a reliable source of credit and financial services to rural communities and agriculture today and tomorrow – through the many voices of the agricultural producers, commercial fishermen and forest products producers that Farm Credit serves. Read more about the campaign and Farm Credit's week in Washington.
As the weather warms across the Northeast, producers are gearing up for another growing season, and financing will be a crucial piece of their plan. Farm Credit East can provide the unique lending options Northeast agriculture, commercial fishing and forest products businesses require. What does a lender look for?