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7/27/2016 - Meet the Intern - Michael Clarke
Being an intern at AgCarolina has been a great experience for me. Most of my time has been spent at the Smithfield Branch working with the loan officers. Robert Winders helped me see the process of approving a new loan. It was interesting to see all the information required to get a loan approved. The more organized customer will make the approval process flow more smoothly. Working with Robert and see what he is thinking during the analysis portion of working on a loan has really given me a lot of insight
7/20/2016 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Announces 8th Annual Ag Biz Planner Program
AgCarolina Farm Credit is currently accepting applications for the eighth class of Ag Biz Planner. Ag Biz Planner features an e-learning curriculum including financial and business planning, budgeting and other money matters essential to a farm’s success.
7/15/2016 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Celebrates Farm Credit Centennial
AgCarolina Farm Credit is celebrating Farm Credit’s 100th anniversary on July 17, 2016. In recognizing the organization’s milestone, the President of the United States shared a message of appreciation, the House of Representatives and the Senate both introduced resolutions to commend and congratulate the Farm Credit system, and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack lauded the organization’s role in American agriculture and spoke to its ongoing importance to the future.
7/14/2016 - Farm Credit Announces 100 Years of Service to North Carolina
On Sunday, July 17th, The Farm Credit Associations of North Carolina will celebrate 100 years of service to the rural and agricultural population of North Carolina, Dave Corum, AgCarolina Farm Credit President and CEO, announced today.
6/7/2016 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Awards $27,000 in College Scholarships
AgCarolina Farm Credit, eastern North Carolina’s largest agricultural lending cooperative, announces 27 high school and college students will be receiving scholarships totaling $27,000 during 2016. The scholarship program is one component of the lender’s Corporate Giving Program.
3/31/2016 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Scholarship Deadline Approaching
AgCarolina Farm Credit will be awarding $13,250 in scholarships to students who will be attending or who are currently enrolled in a North Carolina college or university.
3/22/2016 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Announces Patronage Distribution of $10.6 Million
In April, member-borrowers of AgCarolina Farm Credit will receive patronage refund checks for 2015, Dave Corum, CEO, announced.
3/16/2016 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Leaders Announced in Nationwide Search
Two local leaders are among 100 visionaries being recognized nationally through the Farm Credit 100 Fresh Perspectives search, a search to identify and honor the leaders who are changing rural communities and agriculture for the better.
3/16/2016 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Reports Net Earnings of $22.6 Million in 2015
AgCarolina Farm Credit, a member-owned cooperative, experienced another successful year in 2015.
2/18/2016 - Innovative Young Farmer Award Presented by Farm Credit Associations of NC
The Farm Credit Associations of NC announce the recipient of the 2016 Innovative Farmer of the Year Award given by The Tobacco Farm Life Museum.