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Young, Beginning & Small Farmer Loans

Thinking about starting a farm or expanding? Let Farm Credit help.

Special financing for new farmers and small operations

Do any of the following apply to you? 

  • 35 years of age or less
  • Farming for 10 years or less in your own operation
  • Less than $250,000 in annual gross farm sales

If so, we have good news! Farm Credit understands the unique challenges you face and has special financing options designed with your needs in mind. We also work closely with other agricultural agencies and organizations to offer educational opportunities and lending support to help you succeed.

Loans for

  • Startup capital
  • Equipment
  • Land acquisition
  • Operating expenses
  • Livestock
  • Transferring the family farm

We can help you understand the potential benefits of obtaining a guarantee for your loan and, if desired, guide you through the process.

Farm Credit Supports Agriculture

Through our outreach programs, Farm Credit helps not only young, beginning and small farmers but also minority and veteran farmers and promotes an understanding of agriculture and a passion for its future.

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Grow Your Roots in the Country

Contact one of our loan officers to discuss your financing needs or apply now to get started.