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Jul 29, 2019

The real estate market for cropland remained stable as values continue to slowly adjust to the current margin environment.

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Mar 23, 2018

Farm Credit Services of America Customer-Owners Elect Four to Board of Directors

Farm Credit Services of America stockholders elected four agricultural producers to the financial cooperative’s Board of Directors. A fifth Director was appointed to the Board. All will serve a four-year term, beginning April 1, 2018, and running through March 31, 2022.

Jan 18, 2018

Farmland Values Stabilize in 2017 in Grain Belt States

Farmland values in the grain belt states served by Farm Credit Services of America stabilized in 2017, a reflection of continued market demand for quality land.

Dec 14, 2017

Farm Credit Services of America to Distribute $200 Million Cash-Back Dividend for 2017

Farm Credit Services of America approved a 2017 cash-back dividend of $200 million for its eligible customer-owners.

Nov 7, 2017

Farm Credit Services of America Announces 2017 Third Quarter Earnings

Loan volume increased $729.7 million, or 2.9 percent to $25.9 billion from $25.2 billion at the end of 2016. Members’ equity increased to $5.1 billion from $4.7 billion at yearend.

Sep 19, 2017

Farm Credit Services of America and Frontier Farm Credit Announce President and Chief Executive Officer

Jensen, the Associations’ chief risk officer, will assume his new role on November 1, 2017. He succeeds Doug Stark, who is retiring.

Aug 15, 2017

Farm Credit Services of America Announces 2017 Second Quarter Financial Results

Net income for the first two quarters rose nearly 10 percent to $237.6 million, primarily driven by lower provision for credit losses and increased income from loan growth and non-interest income, partially offset by increased operating expenses.

Jul 10, 2017

Farm Credit Services of America Updates Benchmark Farm Values for First Half of 2017

Farmland values largely held steady through the first half of 2017 in Grain Belt states served by Farm Credit Services of America.

Jun 1, 2017

FCSAmerica Survey Provides Insight into Farmer Grain Marketing Practices

“We’re not marketing advisors, but FCSAmerica is committed to helping customers succeed through good financial decisions.” Doug Stark, CEO

May 10, 2017

Farm Credit Services of America Announces Financial Results for First Quarter of 2017

Farm Credit Services of America reported net income for the first quarter of 2017 rose 12 percent to $112.1 million. The increase was primarily driven by lower provision for credit losses, higher net interest and non-interest income, partially offset by increased operating expenses.

Mar 22, 2017

Farm Credit Services of America Customer-Owners Elect Two Board of Directors

Farm Credit Services of America stockholders elected two producers to the financial cooperative’s Board of Directors.

Mar 14, 2017

Farm Credit Services of America Developing Ag-Focused Managerial Accounting System

We are proud to announce that we are partnering to develop and launch the first cloud-based managerial accounting system created specifically for American agriculture.

Feb 13, 2017

Farm Credit Services of America and Frontier Farm Credit CEO Announces Retirement

Farm Credit Services of America and Frontier Farm Credit announced that Doug Stark has informed the Boards of Directors of his plan to retire as president and chief executive officer.

 

Media & Communications Inquiries

Judith Nygren Corporate Communications & Public Relations Specialist
Phone: 402-348-3346