May 1, 2023
California Citrus Mutual takes leading role in keeping HLB out of state’s groves
Farm Credit has supported advocacy group’s efforts on behalf of industry for over 20 years California Citrus Mutual, the advocacy...
April 18, 2023
COMMON THREADS HONORS 13 WOMEN IN AGRICULTURE FOR THEIR SERVICE
Farm Credit again serves as a top-level sponsor of awards to recognize women’s contributions to agriculture and their communities Anthropologist...
April 3, 2023
California FFA’s Increased Diversity Bodes Well for Future of Agriculture
$600,000 in Farm Credit donations over the years have helped FFA grow and provide vital leadership development for future ag...
March 16, 2023
Developing Future Leaders is Why Farm Credit Support the YF&R Program
Last year’s chair of the California Farm Bureau’s Young Farmers and Ranchers Program took a California message to the United...
February 28, 2023
Farm Credit Contributed Nearly $1 Million to State’s Ag Organizations in 2022
Largest provider of credit also committed to long-term visibility of California’s farms and ranches Farm Credit is the largest provider...
February 22, 2023
Accessibility and Soul are Hallmarks of the Small Farm Conference
Farm Credit’s support of conference is part of its $1 million commitment to young, beginning and small producers in 2022...
February 14, 2023
Farm Credit Dairy Center remains a landmark at World Ag Expo
$1 million in naming rights fees help expand and improve the 76,000-square-foot facility Last year, over 98,000 people from...
January 27, 2023
Fresno State Seeks to Expand Diversity in California Agriculture
Farm Credit has given $700,000 to help fund school’s Multicultural Ambassador Program The Central Valley of California is the largest...
January 27, 2023
Almond Alliance supports growers whipsawed by supply chains, water
Farm Credit supports advocacy groups so farmer’s voice can be heard by decision-makers Almonds may be California’s second-largest crop, bringing...
November 2, 2022
Livestock Memorial Research Fund helps lead the way toward eradicating cattle illnesses
Thanks in part to Farm Credit support, one tick-borne disease is now in check, with promising research moving forward for...
October 18, 2022
California Dairy Leaders Program helps build the industry leaders of tomorrow
Farm Credit is a proud supporter of the Western United Dairies educational and advocacy program Like most farmers and ranchers,...
October 10, 2022
4-H Relaunching in-person animal judging in California; looks to expand in 2023
Farm Credit sponsorships help send California teams to national competitions After a two-year COVID-induced pause, 4-H animal judging returned this...
August 8, 2022
Want to explore the wide variety of California wines? Come to Oakland on August 21
Family Winemakers of California to host major tasting event, sponsored in part by Farm Credit When you’re a small, family-owned...
July 14, 2022
Students learn about commodities grown almost exclusively in the Golden State
Funded in part by Farm Credit, the Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom educated 16,000 students about “the 99% club”...
March 21, 2022
Arm Credit Provided Nearly $900,000 To California Non-Profits In 2021
Leading Lender to California agriculture focused heavily on diversity, equity and inclusion Farm Credit organizations serving California’s farmers and ranchers...
February 25, 2022
Farm Credit helps give veterans what they love — free tacos
Fresno State’s Student Veteran Organization sees strong turnout for annual veterans’ tailgate Veterans love tacos. At least veterans at California...
January 20, 2022
New FFA Program helps students make the leap into college
Two-day Change Makers Summit, with support from Farm Credit, opens eyes to the wide range of ag-related career pathways. Going...
January 15, 2022
New Sacramento museum educates residents about farms’ water needs
Farm Credit helps fund three exhibits on Museum of Science and Curiosity that demonstrate why farms need water and how...
October 15, 2021
Cultivate California educates residents about farms’ need for water
Exceptional drought conditions mean Farm Credit’s support is crucial, as reminding people about link between water and their food is...
September 30, 2021
New Explorer Course gives aspiring farmers a quick introduction to what they can expect
Farm Credit grant helps Center for Land-Based Learning launch new program to complement its existing Beginning Farmer Training course Since...