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Find the latest news and financial results from Farm Credit Services of America.

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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Jun 4, 2014

Frontier Farm Credit and Farm Credit Services of America Announce Strategic Alliance

Frontier Farm Credit and Farm Credit Services of America (FCSAmerica) have announced their Boards of Directors have signed a letter of intent to bring the two organizations together in a strategic alliance.

May 2, 2014

Farm Credit Services of America Announces First Quarter 2014 Earnings

Farm Credit Services of America announced financial results for the first quarter of calendar year 2014.

Apr 30, 2014

Farm Credit Services of America Awards 53 Working Here Fund Grants in Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming

Farm Credit Services of America awarded $78,275 in Working Here Fund grants to 53 organizations in its four-state area during the first quarter of 2014.

Apr 22, 2014

USDA Announces $150 Million Investment Fund to Grow Small Businesses, Create Jobs in Rural America

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the creation of a new investment fund that will help propel the growth of small businesses across rural America. The new Rural Business Investment Company (RBIC) will now allow USDA to facilitate private equity investments in agriculture-related businesses.

Apr 10, 2014

Farm Credit Services of America Board of Directors Elects Three Officers

The Board of Directors for Farm Credit Services of America announced the results of its election of Board leadership. Jeremy Heitmann of Byron, Nebraska was elected Board chair; Nicholas Hunt of Atlantic, Iowa was elected first vice chair; and Kim Vanneman of Ideal, South Dakota, was elected second vice chair.

Mar 28, 2014

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

Farm Credit Services of America (FCSAmerica) stockholders elected four producers to four-year terms on the financial cooperative’s Board of Directors, effective April 1, 2014: Susan K. Voss of North English, Iowa; Robert Bruxvoort of New Sharon, Iowa; Jeremy Heitmann of Byron, Nebraska; and John Reisch of Howard, South Dakota.

Feb 26, 2014

Farm Credit Services of America Awards $50,325 in Working Here Fund Grants

Communities in Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming receive a total of $201,125 in 2013 from FCSAmerica’s Working Here Fund

Feb 20, 2014

Farm Credit Services of America Announces 2013 Year-End Results

Net income for 2013 was $514.6 million compared to $481.1 million for 2012. Loan volume increased to $20.2 billion from $18.5 billion in 2012. Members’ equity in 2013 increased to $3.6 billion from $3.2 billion at the end of 2012.

Feb 19, 2014

Farm Credit Services of America Announces Appointment to Board of Directors

The Farm Credit Services of America Board of Directors has appointed Mark Weiss of Omaha, Nebraska, as its newest director. He will serve a four-year term, beginning April 1.

Jan 15, 2014

Demand for Midwest Farmland Remains Strong While Prices Show Signs of Leveling Off

Land prices and demand continue to be strong across a four-state area of the upper Midwest, but the latest data aggregated by Farm Credit Services of America (FCSAmerica) suggest the market for crop production farmland could be leveling off or in some cases softening.

Dec 18, 2013

Farm Credit Services of America to Distribute Record $145 Million
Cash-Back Dividend Payment to Customer-Owners for 2013

Farm Credit Services of America (FCSAmerica) has approved a 2013 cash-back dividend of $145 million – the largest in its history – to its eligible customer-owners. FCSAmerica serves farmers, ranchers, agribusinesses and rural residents in Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming.

Nov 26, 2013

GrowingOn® 2014 Meetings to Help Producers Plan and Reduce Risk in 2014

Farm Credit Services of America is hosting multiple GrowingOn® meetings in South Dakota, Nebraska and Iowa in December and January.

 

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