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News12.08.20Post-Harvest Action PlanThis year has certainly been one for the record books! The black swan pandemic – with all its economic, financial, consumer, and social implications – has accelerated many changes. Let's focus on big picture variables and implications to business action plans for 2021 and beyond.
News11.30.20Food Banks Harvest $100,000 Giving Tuesday Gift from Farmer CooperativeOn the eve of Giving Tuesday, Farm Credit Illinois (FCI) announced a $100,000 donation to the Feeding Illinois food banks serving central and southern Illinois. This second $100,000 gift in 2020 from Farm Credit Illinois to food banks continues supporting families in need as the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic linger throughout the state.
News08.06.20Coronavirus Impacting Fed's Strategy
As the coronavirus pandemic impacts the U.S. economy, the Federal Reserve left rates unchanged at near zero. How has their strategy changed to stabilize the financial markets? And as many businesses and households take on additional debt as we await a vaccine, how will interest rates impact future growth?
News05.29.20Cooperative Readiness Surrounding COVID-19
FCI commits to providing continued access to services while prioritizing the health and safety of the farm families, employees, and rural communities we serve.
News05.11.20$100,000 Food Bank Gift Supports Covid-19 Relief
Farm Credit Illinois announced a $100,000 donation to Feeding Illinois food banks serving the southern 60 counties of Illinois today. The funds support food banks facing unprecedented challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic.