A farmer's guide to Farm Programs and Funding with USDA-Farm Service Agency

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When and where
Tuesday, March 21, 2023
10:00am CT

Are you a current, new, or aspiring farmer? Join Small Business Majority and the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) to learn how their loan programs help small farmers and ranchers get the financing they need to start, expand or maintain a family farm.  Barb Burns, County Executive Director at Randolph County FSA in Sparta, Illinois, will share information about the FSA farm programs offered, and Lindsey Edmison, Senior Farm Loan Officer at the Wayne/Edwards County FSA in Fairfield, Illinois, will share information about the types of farm loans that are available through FSA and their requirements.

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Access to Capital
Workforce Issues
General Small Business
Rural Entrepreneurship
Business assistance