USDA offers targeted farm loan funding for underserved groups and beginning farmers
Last updated 10/4/2018 at Noon
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Washington Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Brian Dansel reminds producers that FSA offers specially targeted farm ownership and farm-operating loans to underserved applicants as well as beginning farmers and ranchers.
“Each year, a portion of FSA’s loan funds are set aside to lend to targeted underserved and beginning farmers and ranchers,” said Dansel. “Farming and ranching is a capital intensive business and FSA is committed to helping producers start and maintain their agricultural operations.”
During fiscal year 2018 (Oct....