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Community Connections

Investing in the future of agriculture through community support

FARM CREDIT PROUD TO SUPPORT AG COUNCIL AS IT CELEBRATES 100TH ANNIVERSARY

In 1919, the Agricultural Council of California was founded, as its original charter states, “for the purpose of drafting...

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FARM CREDIT SUPPORTS ANNUAL CENTRAL VALLEY, NORTH STATE COMMON THREADS AWARDS

Women’s contributions to ag make up Common Threads Farm Credit supports annual Central Valley, North State awards soon to...

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FARM CREDIT GRANT HELPS CENTRAL CALIFORNIA FOOD BANK PROVIDE MORE FRESH PRODUCE

Central California Food Bank moved into a new 145,000 square foot facility in Fresno last summer that nearly tripled...

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Farm Credit Dairy Center to Again be Hub of World Ag Expo

More than 100,000 expected to attend annual event in Tulare from February 12 - 14, 2019

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Fresno State Program Mentors High School Students about Careers in Ag

Farm Credit Provides Bulk of funding for Multicultural Scholars in Ag Program

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State-of-the-Art Science Museum to educate Californians on Farm Water Issues

As many as 300,000 people a year will learn how California farmers lead the world in water efficiency once...

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Farm Credit Helps Cultivate California Set the Story Straight About Farmers and Ranchers

Each year, California produces more food than any other state. But while Californians instinctively like and trust farmers and...

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Spreading the Word about the Importance of California Agriculture

Farm Credit supports fundraiser for "My Job Depends on Ag" campaign

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Farm Bureau President Shows Value of Young Farmer/Rancher Program

First-Generation farmer learned the ropes thanks in part to Farm Credit support

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Farm Credit Donates Grizzlies Championship Ring to Benefit Valley Children’s Healthcare Auction

Each year, Madera-based Valley Children’s Healthcare holds several events to raise money to help Valley families receive top-quality medical...

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Farm Credit Helps Students and Teachers ‘Learn About Ag’

Students in urban, rural areas alike benefit from Foundation’s educational efforts

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Farm One of Just 63 in State in Homegrown by Heroes Program

Farmer Veteran Coalition, Farm Credit to honor returning veterans-turned-farmers at D.C. event

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Farm Credit Helps FFA Students Achieve Ag Career Goals

Since 1928, the California FFA has been encouraging high school students to pursue a wide range of careers related...

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Farm Credit Helps California Adults, Students Learn More About Agriculture Careers

Adults and high school students interested in careers in agriculture will have help reaching their goals thanks to a...

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Farm Credit helps Grizzlies provide fireworks and the Wild About Reading Program

For fifth straight year, Farm Credit helps Grizzlies provide fireworks and the Wild About Reading program Fans of the...

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CoBank Commits More than $350,000 to Hurricane Harvey and Irma Relief Efforts

DENVER (September 12, 2017) – CoBank, a cooperative bank serving agribusinesses, rural infrastructure providers and Farm Credit associations throughout the United...

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Farm Credit awarded FFA Distinguished Service Award

The Future Farmers of America (FFA) Executive Committee of the California Association FFA recently awarded Farm Credit with their...

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Multicultural Scholars In Agriculture

American AgCredit, Farm Credit West, Fresno Madera Farm Credit and CoBank have teamed up to support the Multicultural Scholars...

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California Farm Academy

Farm Credit West, American AgCredit and CoBank are sponsoring four students with scholarships to attend the California Farm Academy....

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Small and Ethnic Farmer Market Tour Project

A new Small and Ethnic Farmer Market Tour Project which introduces small farmers to conventional distributors interested in offering...

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Events

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June 19 - 21, 2019

WESTERN AGRICULTURAL PROCESSORS ASSOCIATION

Monterey Marriott, Monterey, CA
June 25, 2019

CA ASSOCIATION OF WINEGRAPE GROWERS SUMMER CONFERENCE

Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn, Sonoma, CA
June 27, 2019

LODI VINEYARD & WINE SYMPOSIUM

Wine & Roses Hotel, Lodi, CA
June 27, 2019

CA STATE FAIR FRIENDS OF THE FAIR GALA

Cal Expo, Sacramento, CA
June 29, 2019

CA RANGELAND TRUST “A WESTERN AFFAIR”

Wente Vineyards, Livermore, CA
July 17, 2019

CA AGRICULTURE HERITAGE FOUNDATION BREAKFAST

Cal Expo, Sacramento, CA
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July 18 - 21, 2019

CALIFORNIA RODEO

Salinas Fairgrounds, Salinas, CA
October 1 - 2, 2019

WINE INDUSTRY FINANCIAL SYMPOSIUM

COPIA, Napa, CA
November 10 - 13, 2019

WESTERN GROWERS ANNUAL MEETING

Wailea Beach Resort - Marriott, Maui, Hawaii
November 11 - 13, 2019

SUSTAINABLE AG EXPO

Madonna Expo Center, San Luis Obispo, CA
November 12 - 15, 2019

CA Association of Resource Conservation Districts Conference

Sheraton Redding Hotel
November 20, 2019

SOUTH VALLEY NUT & CITRUS CONFERENCE

Tulare Fairgrounds, Tulare, CA
December 4 - 6, 2019

CA CATTLEMEN’S CONVENTION

Peppermill Spa Resort, Reno, NV
December 8 - 11, 2019

CA FARM BUREAU ANNUAL MEETING

Monterey Convention Center, Monterey, CA
December 10 - 12, 2019

ALMOND CONFERENCE

Cal Expo, Sacramento, CA
February 4 - 6, 2020

UNIFIED WINE & GRAPE SYMPOSIUM

Cal Expo, Sacramento, CA
February 11 - 13, 2020

World Ag Expo

International Agri-Center, Tulare, CA
March 25 - 26, 2020

CA Dairy Sustainability Summit

Cal Expo, Sacramento, CA

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