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  • Nov 16, 2020, 12:19 PM

    Farm, Family and Faith

    Many never think about farming as a career choice, or they come into it late in life. However, for two South Alabama families, the Brannons and the Carnleys, farming is all they’ve ever known.

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  • Nov 16, 2020, 11:23 AM

    Breaking the Grass Ceiling

    Beck’s Turf, which started in 1938 was purchased by brothers Jimmy & Wayne Bassett in 1994. Both admitted that 25 years ago they had no clue where to start. Now, with help from the Farm Credit system and the experience they've gained, the brothers are successful and seasoned farmers who have seen their share of ups and downs.

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  • Sep 2, 2020, 15:51 PM

    Hurricane Relief Funds

    Throughout the last few months, a lot of water has been dumped on residents across south Alabama, causing historic flooding and a path of destruction. As an Alabama agricultural cooperative who understands the devastation, Alabama Ag Credit actively helped the Gulf Coast with relief efforts.

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  • Aug 5, 2020, 16:13 PM

    Board Appoints Outside Director

    At its most recent board meeting held on August 5th, Alabama Ag Credit’s board of directors appointed Richard Stabler to fulfill a three-year term as an outside director

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  • Jul 31, 2020, 13:31 PM

    Sugar-Sweet Satsumas

    A multi-generational operation, Sessions Farms owns 3.500 satsuma trees, planted across several orchards. Their average annual yield is 600,000 pounds. March through December you can buy satsumas as well as other fruits and vegetable from their produce stand - all grown on their land.

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  • Jul 30, 2020, 17:31 PM

    Local Ag Leaders Elected to Serve on Board

    Two local agriculture leaders have been elected by the stockholders of Alabama Ag Credit to serve on the board of directors for the financial cooperative. The elected board members, who are stockholders themselves, are responsible for establishing policies, providing strategic direction, and overseeing all major institution functions for the association.

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  • Jul 9, 2020, 13:43 PM

    Training - Mental Health & Stress

    As part of our mission to support rural communities and agriculture during this difficult farm economy, we are able to provide free, online training materials focused on mental health and stress management.

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  • Jun 24, 2020, 10:39 AM

    A Cotton-Farming Legacy

    Often young people just starting out on their careers need some help to get them on their way. And it’s no different for young farmers — just ask Ron Taylor of Tallassee, Ala.

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  • Jun 24, 2020, 10:37 AM

    The Alligator Guy

    Now in its 14th year of operation, Alligator Alley is in its 14th year of operation. With more than 50,000 annual visitors. The 160-acre property contains some 600 alligators, from hatchlings to adults approaching 40 years of age, spread among a variety of enclosed pools, a swamp and a lagoon

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  • Jun 11, 2020, 11:09 AM

    Joining Forces to Assist Alabama Food Banks

    Alabama's three Farm Credit lending associations recently donated 14,400 jars of peanut butter to food banks across the state, with assistance from the Alabama Peanut Producers Association (APPA).

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  • May 13, 2020, 16:56 PM

    Alabama Ag Credit Doubles Scholarship Fund

    Due to these uncertain times, Alabama Ag Credit has chosen to expand its college scholarship program this year and award 23 scholarships, instead of 10 as initially planned.

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  • Apr 28, 2020, 11:09 AM

    We, Will, Continue to Serve You

    While our offices are now open, we do request that you make an appointment before arriving. Please know we will continue to be fully operational.

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  • Mar 13, 2020, 11:09 AM

    Response to Covid-19

    In response to the first confirmed case of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Alabama, Alabama Ag Credit would like to take this opportunity to inform you of the steps we’re taking to keep our customers and employees safe and our systems and services running.

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  • Mar 10, 2020, 11:03 AM

    Auburn Ag Expedition

    We were proud to sponsor dinner and speak to students participating in the 2020 Alabama Ag Expedition tour.

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  • Mar 5, 2020, 00:00 AM

    Strengthening Support for HBCU's

    Alabama Ag Credit, as part of the Farm Credit System, is officially participating in the HBCU Partnership Challenge as they advocate for HBCUs on Capitol Hill.

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  • Feb 24, 2020, 14:48 PM

    Over Half Our Profits Returning to Customers

    Alabama farmers and rural property owners who borrow money from Alabama Ag Credit are receiving a record $9.8 million in cash from the lending cooperative this year.

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  • Feb 17, 2020, 14:51 PM

    FFA Convention Title Sponsors

    We have committed to the continued support of Alabama FFA through being the title sponsor for the 2020 State Convention.

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  • Dec 16, 2019, 14:53 PM

    2019 Outstanding Young Farm Family

    Luke and Lana Smelley of Hale County, Alabama, were named the 2019 Oustanding Young Farm Family. They operate a catfish, cattle and hay farm.

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  • Nov 21, 2019, 14:55 PM

    Founding Member of Sweet Grown Alabama

    Sweet Grown Alabama, the state’s new agricultural branding initiative, is excited to welcome Alabama Ag Credit as a founding member of the program.

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  • Oct 4, 2019, 00:00 AM

    4-H Campaign for Alabama Youth

    As a longtime supporter of Alabama 4-H, Alabama Ag Credit was one of the initial donors who jumped at the opportunity to enhance the facility in Columbiana, Al.

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