January 20, 2021
At Farm Credit West, we are focused on the future of agriculture and actively seek opportunities to support the next generation of leaders through educational scholarships. Since 1994, Farm Credit West has proudly provided $989,500 to 266 scholars. Scholarship recipients are provided with $1,500 scholarships which can be renewed three times for a total of $6,000.
December 28, 2020
Farm Credit West, ACA recently announced the Board of Directors has voted to distribute a patronage dividend to customer-owners equal to 150 basis points (bps) or 1.50% of eligible average outstanding loan balances in 2020. This patronage dividend includes a special pandemic related relief payment of 50 bps distributed to customers during the summer of 2020.
December 11, 2020
In this issue, learn how Farm Credit West is supporting the future of the dairy industry, read FCW President/CEO Mark Littlefield's reflections on 2020, and take a closer look at how COVID-19 has affected food and agriculture supply chains.