News & Blog Posts
Little Rock, AR – The Arkansas Department of Agriculture and Farmer Veteran Coalition – Arkansas Chapter hosted the Veterans Day Celebration, Wednesday, November 11, at Windy Hill Farms in Searcy. The event offered an opportunity for Farmer Veteran Coalition – Arkansas Chapter and Arkansas Grown Homegrown By Heroes members, other farmerveterans, and program partners to network and share information.
Farm Credit Midsouth Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer Ralph Stewart is pleased to announce the promotion of Tayler Balentine to Specialized Loan Processor. She becomes a part of the Central Office staff, but will maintain her office at the Wynne branch where she has been a Customer Service Specialist for almost two years.
The Arkansas Department of Agriculture’s Forestry Division has selected 15 playgrounds to participate in the Shade Trees on Playgrounds program (S.T.O.P.).
The Arkansas Department of Agriculture and the Farm Credit Associations of Arkansas are pleased to announce the winners of the 2020 Arkansas Grown School Garden Contest.
Farm Credit Midsouth Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer Ralph Stewart is pleased to announce the promotion of Daniel Pieroni to Vice President of Credit. He stepped into his new role at the beginning of this month.
Franklin Fogleman, Jr. has served on the Farm Credit Midsouth Board of Directors for about two-and-a-half years, but he brings a lifetime of agriculture knowledge and experience to his role. He operates Fogleman Farms, a grain farming operation located in Marion, Arkansas.
As a farmer or rancher in eastern Arkansas and southeast Missouri, you know the weather can change in an instant, more often than not for the worse. With all of the uncontrollable factors associated with farming, it’s important to go to every length to protect your livelihood out in the field. FCM offers crop insurance plans with affordable rates and fast, fair claims to help you do just that.
If you are sensing a pattern of longevity among FCM employees, you’re right. It seems to be a common trait around these parts. We asked our Specialized Loan Processor, Sherry Smith, for her thoughts on this. Sherry believes it’s simple. What the Farm Credit team is doing for farmers matters.