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Safety On The Farm: Take It Seriously!

Chris Laughton

Farming remains one of the most dangerous occupations in the country. Accidents can, and do, happen all the time. It’s important to implement preventative precautions and to be prepared if the worst case scenario happens. 

September 19, 2022

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Latest Tax Talk

Tax Talks
Tax Strategies for 2022: Tax Planning for Cash Basis Reporting

In the last Tax Talks, “Tax Strategies for 2022: Understanding Your Tax Liability,” we began to understand the importance of record keeping and tax planning early in the year. In today’s blog, we’ll continue to build upon that foundation as we discuss tax planning for cash basis reporting.


September 7, 2022

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FarmStart and Beginning Farmers
A Step-By-Step Guide to Escrow

In today’s blog, Country Living mortgage specialist, Kali Kraeger, explains the ins and outs of escrow when purchasing real estate.

October 12, 2021

FarmStart and Beginning Farmers
Supporting Ag Education

Agriculture is a critical aspect of our daily lives and its importance must remain relevant for our future success. During National FFA week, Farm Credit East recognizes the importance of FFA and supporting ag education.

February 25, 2020

FarmStart and Beginning Farmers
Fundamentals beginning farmers need to run a successful business

For a beginning entrepreneur, cultivating financial skills is essential to the health and success of your business. Whether you need help organizing your finances into manageable tasks or advice on how to approach a lender, Chris Laughton covers a range of financial topics of interest to beginning farmers.

January 14, 2020

FarmStart and Beginning Farmers
Thankful for Our Veterans

This Veterans Day, Farm Credit East thanks, honors and remembers all Americans who have answered the call to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces here at home and abroad. We pay special tribute to those who have served in all branches of the military, and those who have been injured while protecting our country.

November 07, 2019

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