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Loyal to the Land Bank
Four Generations of the Harris Family

A 97-Year Relationship
Four Generations of the Kasper-Grote-Worrell Family

Never Too Old For New Technology
This July, when the Farm Credit System marks its 100th anniversary, Elmo Snelling of Edmonson, Texas, will celebrate an even greater milestone, his 102nd birthday.

Passion for Preservation
In the span of one century, rural America witnessed the amazing evolution of agricultural equipment.

History in the Making
District's first land bank and PCA loans changed lives for the better.

Called to Serve Agriculture
For many Farm Credit employees and directors, working for their cooperative lender is more than a job. It's an opportunity to serve the people who put food on our tables and clothes on our backs.

Made for Farmers, Owned by Farmers
When W.S. and Mary Smith of Grayson County, Texas, signed their loan with the Van Alstyne National Farm Loan Association (NFLA) on May 22, 1917, it is doubtful they realized they were making history.

Farm Credit at 100 - Our Heritage, Our Future
A hundred years ago, grocery shopping looked different than it does today. Shoppers would give their list to a store clerk, who would retrieve their items while the customer waited.

17 Tips for Getting Started in Agriculture
It's tough to get started in agriculture: Most young and beginning farmers and ranchers just don't have the capital to start on their own. They may lack other resources, as well.

Rethinking the Possible
A Texas family finds new ways to make a living from cows and corn, and continue the farm for future generations.

Change of Scene, Change of Plans
For a Texas couple, a move from the city to the country included an unexpected venture into the poultry business.

A Legacy of Land Ownership
Louisiana Farmer Antwain Downs honors the past while planning for the future.

The Backing of a Good Lender
For 52 years, O.H. Price has remained a Capital Farm Credit customer.

Voice on the Hill
If you're involved in the cotton industry, rest assured that Alabama's Reece Langley is working for you on Capitol Hill.

Tax Strategy Is an Easy Sell
A 1031 EXCHANGE CAN DEFER CAPITAL GAINS TAXES WHEN SELLING, REINVESTING IN RURAL PROPERTY

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