Category : Association News

When you’ve been around as long as we have, it’s easy to wonder how it all started, where it began and what it looked like. In preparation for our centennial  milestone, July 2016, we’re asking our customers and followers to help us collect Farm Credit memorabilia that dates back to the beginning. This memorabilia can be. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit, a members-owned cooperative and an institution of the national Farm Credit system, recently reported their second quarter financial results for 2015. Average accruing loan volume for the first six months of 2015 was $2.26 billion, an increase of 3.6 percent compared to the same 2014 period. Net interest income for the second. Read More »

  MidAtlantic Farm Credit hosted Farm Credit Day at the Delaware State Fair on Wednesday, July 29. The fair, which brings in over 300,000 people from across the DelMarVa region, was held July 23-August 1.   “We look forward to the Delaware State Fair each year as much as our customers do,” says Kenny Bounds,. Read More »

If you read our recent posts regarding the Farm Credit Centennial, you’re well aware of what was happening a little over 100 years ago and why the United States needed to establish systems to support their rural communities. If you missed them, you can click here to read about how the Farm Credit System came about,. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit recently introduced their three student interns. “We are committed to providing the students throughout our territory a valuable learning experience during their internship with Farm Credit,” says Bob Frazee, CEO of MidAtlantic Farm Credit. “These students have bright futures ahead of them, and we hope to help guide them on their path. Read More »

Today marks the beginning of Farm Credit’s 100th year of service to agriculture and rural communities. Our world needs farmers and supporting those farmers is a mission we stand behind; in fact, we were built for it. Throughout the next year, we’ll be celebrating the history of Farm Credit and agriculture while looking forward to the. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit recently announced the hiring of Jessica Sentelle as a loan officer trainee, based in the association’s Winchester, Virginia office. Sentelle will report directly to Karen Swecker, area lending manager for MidAtlantic Farm Credit.   Prior to joining Farm Credit, Sentelle completed a research internship with broiler chickens at Virginia Tech and an. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit, an agricultural lending cooperative, announces their annual bus trip to the Ag Progress Days, held in Pennsylvania Furnace, Pennsylvania on Wednesday, August 19.   Farm Credit will be providing one bus and will be picking up from two different locations in the lender’s DelMarVa region. Locations and pick-up times include: Centre at. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit announced Marcia Spence of Dover, Delaware as the winner of their 2015 John Deere Gator giveaway contest. The contest was held as part of the association’s annual stockholder meetings, which took place April 7-9, 14, and 15 in various locations around the region.   “The Spence family has played an instrumental part. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit recently announced the hiring of Cody Hallowell as a loan officer in the association’s Shoemakersville, Pennsylvania office. He will report directly to Bill Kitsch, area lending manager for MidAtlantic Farm Credit.   As a loan officer, Hallowell will work closely with the loan staff to develop relationships with existing and new customers,. Read More »