Locate a branch near you
4-H clubs and FFA chapters
throughout central and southern Illinois will implement valuable improvement
projects in their community thanks to grants provided by Farm Credit Illinois.
FCI awarded 51 4-H clubs and FFA chapters with $250 grants to establish projects
that will make their communities better places to live.
Have you ever considered serving on Farm Credit’s Nominating Committee or Board of Directors? If so, the 2015 Nominating Committee wants to hear from you by July 15. Later this summer, the committee will be reviewing potential candidates and selecting a slate of candidates to present at the Association’s 2015 Annual Meeting.
Illinois Farm Bureau's March 2, 2015 edition of FarmWeek published information recently reported by the National Agricultural Statistic Service on the 2014 corn and soybean yield and production for all Illinois counties. The statewide information has been broken down for the 60 counties of the Farm Credit Illinois territory.
The new generation of agriculture producers is like a tidal wave, adding new energy and a different realm of thinking to the dynamic agriculture industry. The millennial generation, those 18 to 34 years of age, is eager to take the reins, seeking their legacy in the agriculture industry as producers, agribusiness persons, lenders, and other stakeholders.
2014 has been a year of changes for the
commodities markets, land markets, and the Farm
Credit Illinois cooperative. But even as farm prices
vary and the leadership of FCI takes on new
faces, Farm Credit Illinois remains committed to its
member-owners and the rural marketplace.
The Winter ESSENTIALS, Farm Credit Illinois’ digital newsletter, included an option for readers to answer the question, “As you prepare for the new year, what is one issue or challenge facing the agriculture industry or your own farm business that concerns you most?” More than 200 responses were received and were classified into categories.
Farm Credit Illinois is attempting to maintain a comprehensive list of upcoming farmland auctions in the Association's 60-county marketplace. If you have an auction to include, please submit a form at www.farmcreditIL.com/auctioninfo or send a web link of the auction sale bill to info@farmcreditIL.com.
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