SBA Paycheck Protection Program

If you have questions about applying for a PPP loan, your current PPP loan or loan forgiveness, please contact your loan officer directly. If you need help getting in touch with them, please call 888.339.3334 or email

SBA has provided many informational resources we've listed below:


SBA PPP Overview Sheet

SBA PPP Borrower Fact Sheet

SBA PPP Website

Am I eligible for a PPP loan in this round?

In order to apply for a PPP loan during this round of funding, you must have used all of your funds from last year’s PPP loan. You must also employ 300 or fewer employees whose principal place of residence is in the United States, including nonprofits, veterans organization, tribal concerns, self-employed individuals, sole proprietorships, and independent contractors, or are a business that operates in a certain industry and meet the applicable SBA employee-based size standards for that industry. Applicants must be able to show a 25% reduction in gross receipts from 2019 to 2020 (or any 2019 quarter versus the corresponding 2020 quarter). In addition, your business must meet current Farm Credit eligibility requirements to obtain funding from a Farm Credit institution. More information can be found on the SBA’s PPP website.

Who do I contact if I’m interested in applying for a SBA PPP loan through MidAtlantic?

MidAtlantic Farm Credit will be accepting applications for the second round of PPP loans from April 14 to May 14. At this time, we are only accepting applications from current members or those who have received a PPP loan from us previously. Contact your loan officer directly to receive the link to the application or if you need assistance getting in touch with them, call 888.339.3334 or email

How do I apply for Loan Forgiveness?

Contact your loan officer to receive a link to access the electronic submission portal when it is time for you to submit your loan forgiveness application. If you need help getting in touch with them, please call 888.339.3334 or email Review the resources and application types on the SBA website to be prepared with necessary documentation but do not fill it out yet. If any of the required information is missing or incomplete, you risk being denied forgiveness. 

USDA Coronavirus Food Assistance Program Additional Assistance

USDA has expanded support to certain producers and commodities through additional assistance being provided through the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program, known as CFAP – most notably to include contract broiler growers

Frequently Asked Questions about CFAP

Applications for newly eligible growers and modified applications can be submitted to USDA's Farm Service Agency (FSA) from January 19 to February 26 and are not provided through Farm Credit. Click the button below to go to the application page. 

Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) Emergency Advance

In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, small business owners, including farmers, in all U.S. states, Washington D.C., and territories are eligible to apply for an Economic Injury Disaster Loan advance of up to $10,000. These are direct SBA loans and are not provided through Farm Credit.