On National Ag Day, we thank not only those who produce our nation’s food and fiber, but also want to acknowledge those who continue to support our nation’s agricultural production and write the laws that ensure the health, safety and affordability of our nation’s food supply.
It’s the time of year when tax staff across Farm Credit East are working extra-hard to help our customers wade through the complexity of farm income taxation. Before the craziness of income tax season set in, Jean Gallagher spent some time chatting with Nick Norton, a Tax Specialist in our Presque Isle, ME, branch office about his career with Farm Credit East so far.
Bringing together nearly 1,600 customers within three weeks is no small feat, but our annual Customer Appreciation meetings are important to Farm Credit East’s mission and grassroots foundation. If you weren’t able to attend this year, here’s a review of the highlights.
At Thanksgiving, we give thanks for a lot of things. We are thankful for our families, loved ones and the food we sit down to share as we celebrate the holiday. And, we are immensely thankful for those who dedicate themselves to producing it.