Category : Association News

Each year we like to take some time to recognize our scholarship winners, especially during October, which happens to be National Cooperative Month! Even though our customers know how sweet it is to do business with a cooperative, we also like to encourage our young scholars to do a little digging into what it means. Read More »

Being a member of a cooperative is a noteworthy thing and that’s one of the greatest benefits of doing business with us! You’ve heard it over and over but we’ll say it again. When we succeed, you succeed. We, quite literally, take our profits and put them back in your pockets. How can this be?. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit will be awarding $18,000 in scholarships to those who are planning to attend or are currently enrolled as full-time students at a college, university, or technical school. The deadline for all applications and supporting materials is January 15, 2016.

You’re up and at the barn before the sun has even thought about peeking over the horizon, ready for whatever the day has in store for you. It’s not always smooth-sailing, but even on the hardest days you can’t imagine doing anything else.   Farming is not for the faint of heart. It’s a job. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit recently announced the hiring of Allison Conick as a loan officer, based in the association’s Salisbury, Maryland office. Conick will report directly to Stuart Cooper, regional lending manager for MidAtlantic Farm Credit.   In her role as loan officer, Conick will work closely with new and existing customers to help them meet. Read More »

We’ve discussed a lot in our trip down memory lane, and that’s only the beginning! Today we’re going to take a look back at another great milestone for Farm Credit, our 50th Anniversary in 1966.   The 60s was a turbulent decade, and our country was rocked with both military and political tensions. Agriculture was. Read More »

  MidAtlantic Farm Credit has partnered with Colonial Farm Credit and Farm Credit of the Virginias to be the presenting sponsor of the Young MacDonald’s Farm at the State Fair of Virginia, taking place September 25 through October 4 in Doswell, Virginia.   Located in the Harvest Landing area of the fairgrounds, Young MacDonald’s Farm. Read More »

  MidAtlantic Farm Credit has announced the deadline to register for the AgBiz Masters program as October 31. The two-year educational program is available to young, beginning, small, and minority farmers located in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia, who are interested in broadening their financial and management skills as they look to develop. Read More »

In our latest issue of the Leader magazine , we looked at four young, beginning and small farmers on their journey to building their operations. We took this issue’s Talkin’ Shop questions to our loan officers to get some further insight on what questions these farmers have for us and some organizations that provide further resources.. Read More »

Crop insurance agents at area lender MidAtlantic Farm Credit want to remind producers that important fall sales closing dates are approaching for purchasing crop insurance. Wheat and barley sales close on September 30, pasture rangeland and forage (PRF) close on November 15, and orchard and vineyard close on November 20.