A combination of a low interest rate environment and available inventory has driven increased mortgage requests across the country. Ted Black, Director of Country Living from Farm Credit East, shares how residential mortgage lending has adapted its operations to continue serving customers through the coronavirus pandemic.
Crop Growers agents are eager to continue serving customers as the country begins phased reopening. See upcoming important dates and deadlines, as well as new procedure for acreage reporting. Contact your Crop Growers agent for more information.
For many agricultural producers, COVID-19 has meant continuing business operations with added restrictions. Kim Brayman of Fesko Dairy, LLC, in Skaneatles, N.Y., understands the struggles that producers are going through, both personally and professionally, and offers a few tips for staying connected during these challenging times.
Paul Herrington’s work week as a certified appraiser is almost unrecognizable compared to where it was mid-March. Now serving as a primary customer support specialist for the Paycheck Protection Program while also maintaining some appraisal work, Paul’s virtual work week has challenged him to be resourceful as he works to keep Northeast ag moving forward.