Category : Association News

MidAtlantic Farm Credit announced the distribution of over $16 million in cash to its members this month. This is in addition to the $4.4 million that was distributed in February.   “Our patronage program is something that not only distinguishes us from other lenders, but it allows us to give back directly to our members. Read More »

Farm Credit was recognized by the Maryland General Assembly in Annapolis on National Ag Day, March 15, for providing financial support to rural communities throughout the state of Maryland. Farm Credit is celebrating their centennial this year, marking a century of helping rural America by providing access to the credit necessary to ensure producers succeed.. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit has selected the twelve students who will receive a combined total of $18,000 in college scholarships. The recipients reside within the five states MidAtlantic Farm Credit serves.  

MidAtlantic Farm Credit announced the local winners of the national Fresh Perspectives Search, held as part of Farm Credit’s centennial celebration. The nationwide search ran from July through December 2015, looking for people making an impact in the agriculture industry, and leading the way for future generations.  

MidAtlantic Farm Credit has announced the dates of their annual stockholder meetings. The meetings will be taking place on: April 5 at Yoder’s Restaurant in New Holland, Pennsylvania; April 6 at the Modern Maturity Center in Dover, Delaware; and April 7 at Hager Hall Conference and Event Center in Hagerstown, Maryland. All meetings will be. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit is reminding area farmers that the sales closing date for corn, soybeans, and other spring crops is Tuesday, March 15. Any changes to the coverage on your policy, including coverage level changes, adding or deleting a county or crop, adding options, or cancellations, must be done and signed for by this date.. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit recently announced the hiring of Rachael Vezzosi as a loan officer. She will be based in the association’s Shoemakersville, Pennsylvania office. Vezzosi will report directly to Bill Kitsch, area lending manager for MidAtlantic Farm Credit.   “Rachael has a strong background in agriculture and will bring a great energy to our sales. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit recently announced the hiring of Joanna Blessing as a crop insurance sales representative. She will be based in the association’s Shoemakersville, Pennsylvania office. Blessing will report directly to Kathi Levan, MidAtlantic Farm Credit’s crop insurance manager.   “Joanna has a strong background in both sales and agriculture,” says Levan. “We are thrilled. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit recently announced the promotion of Thomas Truitt to the role of Chief Executive Officer. He is based in the association’s Westminster, Maryland headquarters office.   “I am grateful to be a part of such a wonderful team here at MidAtlantic Farm Credit,” says Truitt, who transitioned to the new position on January. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit recently announced the hiring of Joshua Hudson as a loan officer, based in the association’s Pocomoke, Maryland office. Hudson will report directly to Jennifer Frock, area lending manager for MidAtlantic Farm Credit.   As a loan officer, Hudson will work closely with other loan staff and new and existing customers to help. Read More »