Category : Association News

If you’ve been into one of our offices lately, or have seen us at a booth, there may have been some unfamiliar faces with Farm Credit polos on.  Our family has been expanding rapidly, so let us take some time to introduce you to the new folks. And if you see these new faces in. Read More »

By: Kurt Fuchs, Government Affairs Officer The federal government is officially closed for business.  The House and Senate adjourned in the wee hours of yesterday morning failing to reach a compromise on a short-term spending measure, resulting in the shut-down of the vast majority of federal agencies. Federal agencies and institutions nationwide spent Tuesday morning reacting. Read More »

Please help us in congratulating two of our employees who are retiring as of today. Donna Dawson has dedicated 27 years of service with Farm Credit. Donna started working with the Baltimore District of Farm Credit in March 1986 at the Avondale branch as a Secretary/Office Assistant.  She has been a Senior Office Assistant, Loan Processor,. Read More »

By: Muriel Palanca, marketing specialist On a crisp September Monday, I had the pleasure of experiencing a Future Harvest Field Day where I toured Stillpoint Farms (a brewery) and Black Ankle Vineyards (a winery). I started in Stillpoint Farms where I met some fellow MAFC coworkers and about twenty other people from all walks of. Read More »

Each year we host a calendar photo contest in which people from can enter photos from throughout our territory with the opportunity to be featured in our upcoming printed wall calendar.  New to the contest for the 2014 calendar is the “Fan Favorite Blue Ribbon” award! And that’s where we need your help… Surf on. Read More »

By: Muriel Palanca, marketing specialist As a new member of the MidAtlantic Farm Credit marketing team, I was greeted with warm smiles and a very special welcome present. I was given a BioStar logo pin which I plan to wear proudly. It serves as a symbol to our members (and to me) of who we. Read More »

By: Yatta Yates, marketing intern   B.B King once said “The beautiful thing about learning is that nobody can take it away from you.” I came into this internship willing to learn and explore a new field and I can honestly say the past ten weeks have been a great learning experience, which I will. Read More »

By: Muriel Palanca, marketing specialist   For an event that’s been going on for over 100 years, Ag Progress Days remains a wonderful event for farmers and families alike. It’s a delightful combination of business convention and state fair. Nearly 500 exhibitors come from all around to display the latest equipment, technology, goods and services. Read More »

By: Palesa Motshidi, sales and lending intern As I prepare for my upcoming senior year in college, unfortunately my internship at Farm Credit is winding down.  But with that being said, I am able to look back and reminisce about the wonderful experience I have had this summer. From cheering on the Orioles at my first. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit has handed over the keys to a brand new customized John Deere Gator XUV 550 to Beau Bassler of Winchester, VA.  Mr. Bassler was one of 1,400 attendees at our annual stockholder’s meetings held in April throughout Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Virginia. The grand prize, a John Deere Gator XUV 550 Crossover Utility Vehicle. Read More »