Farm Service Agency (FSA)
Offers programs covering farm loans, conservation, disaster assistance, organic certification, and many more. (record keeping agency for farm programs)
FSA Farm Loan Program
Accessing credit can be a big barrier for beginning farmers. FSA farm loans address this and offer opportunities to start, improve, expand, transition, and strengthen family farming and ranching operations. This program is designed to assist: family farmers, beginning farmers, racial and ethnic minorities, women, urban farmers, youth organizations.
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