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Local Ag Leaders Elected to Farm Credit of Florida Board of Directors

7/1/2019

Three incumbents were recently re-elected to the Farm Credit of Florida board of directors. Additionally, individuals were elected to serve on the 2020 Nominating Committee.

Top 10 Things You Need to Know About WHIP

7/12/2018

What do you need to know about the Wildfires and Hurricane Indemnity Program (WHIP)?

Local Ag Leaders Elected to Farm Credit of Florida Board of Directors

6/29/2018

Four incumbents were recently re-elected to the Farm Credit of Florida board of directors. Additionally, individuals were elected to serve on the 2019 Nominating Committee.

Farm Credit of Florida Partners to Provide Hurricane Relief

9/27/2017

Farm Credit of Florida, a borrower-owned lending cooperative, recently partnered with other leading agricultural companies in south Florida to provide over 4,500 meals to people in need in the Belle Glade and LaBelle areas, respectively.

Farm Credit of Florida Announces Major Donation to FFVA Hurricane Relief Fund

9/27/2017

AMELIA ISLAND, Florida- Farm Credit of Florida and its partnering cooperatives announced a $15,000 donation to the Florida Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association Hurricane Irma Relief Fund: Help Our Farmworkers on September 26, 2017 at the FFVA Annual Meeting.

Farm Credit of Florida Partners to Provide Meals after Irma

9/27/2017

Farm Credit of Florida, individually and through partnerships with other agricultural companies, has provided meals to over 6,300 people after Hurricane Irma made landfall in Florida and brought destruction to the state.

Farm Credit Partners to Provide Hurricane Relief in Lake Placid

9/27/2017

Farm Credit of Florida, a borrower-owned lending cooperative, partnered with other leading agricultural companies in south Florida to provide over 1,100 meals to people in need in the Lake Placid area.

Local Ag Leaders Elected to Farm Credit of Florida Board of Directors

6/29/2017

Four incumbents were recently re-elected to the Farm Credit of Florida board of directors. Additionally, individuals were elected to serve on the 2018 Nominating Committee.

Local Ag Leaders Elected to Farm Credit of Florida Board of Directors

7/5/2016

Six incumbents were recently re-elected to the Farm Credit of Florida board of directors.

Farm Credit of Florida Board Member, Marty McKenna, awarded 2016 Citrus Achievement Award

6/10/2016

A positive attitude and “roll-up-your-sleeves” work ethic are traits of effective leaders. Citrus greening has tested the attitude of the entire citrus industry and called all of our leaders to pitch in to help defeat this unprecedented foe.

Farm Credit of Florida Director Elections Announced

7/8/2015

Three incumbents were recently re-elected to the Farm Credit of Florida board of directors- Martin J. McKenna, a citrus farmer from Sebring, James M. Alderman, a vegetable grower and cattlemen from Delray Beach, and John L. Alger, a vegetable grower and nurseryman from Homestead.

Fraud Warning For Our Members — Phony Requests For Loan Payments

5/5/2015

Farm Credit of Florida was recently made aware of borrowers being contacted by someone claiming to be from AgFirst Farm Credit Bank and requesting payment on overdue accounts.

Record Earnings for Agricultural Lending Leader

3/19/2015

Farm Credit of Florida, the largest cooperative agricultural lender in the state, earned record net income for the year ended December 31, 2014.

Local Agribusiness Leaders Elected to Farm Credit of Florida Board of Directors

7/21/2014

Seven local agribusiness leaders were recently elected, and two appointed, to the Farm Credit of Florida Board of Directors following the stockholders’ Annual Meeting.