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9/29/2014 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Online Food Drive to Benefit North Carolina Food Banks
AgCarolina Farm Credit, along with Carolina and Cape Fear Farm Credit, is partnering with Our State magazine to hold an online food drive to benefit North Carolina food banks. The online food drive began on September 15 and will run through October 31.
9/9/2014 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Announces Grant Deadline
AgCarolina Farm Credit is accepting grant applications through October 17 for programs that specifically benefit farmers and rural residents in the thirty-four county geographic area where AgCarolina conducts business.
7/3/2014 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Awards College Scholarships
AgCarolina Farm Credit, eastern North Carolina’s largest agricultural lending cooperative, recently awarded a total of $23,250 in college scholarships. The scholarship program is one component of the cooperative lender’s Corporate Giving Program.
3/12/2014 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Reports Record Earnings of $28.1 Million
AgCarolina Farm Credit, a member-owned cooperative, had record net earnings of $28.1 million during 2013.
2/24/2014 - Scholarships Available from AgCarolina Farm Credit
AgCarolina Farm Credit has announced that twenty-seven college scholarships are available and will be awarded in the coming months.
2/19/2014 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Extends Loans Tied to Tobacco Transition Program Payment
AgCarolina Farm Credit announced today that customers who have a loan with the cooperative in which the loan is repaid primarily from a Tobacco Transition Program Payment (TTPP) assignment, will receive an extension on their TTPP loan. Loans with a February 1, 2014 maturity will be extended from February 1, 2014 to December 1, 2014.
2/11/2014 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Announces Board of Directors Election Results
Members of AgCarolina Farm Credit elected two incumbent directors to the cooperative’s board of directors. B. Derek Potter of Grantsboro and Audie M. Murphy of Stantonsburg were re-elected to serve a four-year term.
1/30/2014 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Awards Over $30,000 to Community Programs
Fourteen organizations across eastern North Carolina have been awarded grants through AgCarolina Farm Credit’s corporate-giving program, the Fund for Rural North Carolina. Grants totaling $30,600 will assist the recipients in carrying out programs that specifically benefit farmers and rural residents in the counties where the Association conducts business.
1/2/2014 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Customers Donate to Food Bank and Operation Christmas Child
AgCarolina Farm Credit customers and employees helped provide 1,190 holiday meals for The Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina. A total of 1,414 pounds of food was collected at the 12 branch locations across AgCarolina’s thirty-four county servicing area.
10/16/2013 - Farm Credit Associations of N.C. Support A.S.P.I.R.E Act Prep Program
David W. Corum, CEO of AgCarolina Farm Credit, announced that the cooperative has joined with the Associations of Cape Fear and Carolina Farm Credit in supporting the A.S.P.I.R.E. (Act Supplemental Preparation in Rural Education) Program.