Young, Beginning & Small Farmers

Have you thought about farming or expanding your existing operation? Discover how Farm Credit can help.

Special financing for YBS farmers

Do any of the following apply to you? 

  • 35 years of age or less
  • Farming for 10 years or less in your own operation
  • Less than $250,000 in annual gross farm sales

If so, we have good news!  Farm Credit understands the unique challenges you face and has special financing options designed with your needs in mind.  We also work closely with other agricultural agencies and organizations to offer educational opportunities and lending support to help you succeed.

Loans for

  • Startup capital
  • Equipment
  • Land acquisition
  • Operating expenses
  • Livestock
  • Transferring the family farm

We can help you understand the potential benefits of obtaining a guarantee for your loan and, if desired, guide you through the process.

Farm Credit supports agriculture

Through our outreach programs, Farm Credit helps not only young, beginning, and small farmers but also minority and veteran farmers and promotes an understanding of agriculture and a passion for its future.

Ready to get started?

Apply below to let Farm Credit help you grow your farm operation.

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We've got you covered. Start the application process today to get the loan you need.