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Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Sponsors Season Two of  LandLeader® TV

6/22/2017 
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit is excited to be a sponsor for season two of  LandLeader® Television  (landleader.com/landleader-television), exclusively airing on RFDTV. READ MORE

Southwest Georgia Announcest Local Scholarship Winner

5/2/2017 

BAINBRIDGE – Southwest Georgia Farm Credit today presented Bainbridge High School senior Sarah Michael Farrington a $1,000 scholarship to pursue her college education. Ms. Farrington plans to attend the University of Georgia to pursue a degree in the area of Environmental Science.

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Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Announces Local Scholarship Winners

5/2/2017 
BAINBRIDGE - Southwest Georgia Farm Credit presented two local seniors with $1,000 scholarships to pursue their college education.  Sutton Bridges of Southwest Georgia Academy and Sydney Thomas of Miller County High School were among the 2017 recipients. READ MORE

Jordan Gilbert Joins Southwest Georgia Farm Credit as Marketing Coordinator

5/1/2017 
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit is pleased to announce that Jordan P. Gilbert has joined the staff as Marketing Coordinator. READ MORE

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Announces Local Scholarship Winner

4/28/2017 
CAMILLA – Southwest Georgia Farm Credit today presented Westwood Schools senior Akshay Patel a $1,000 scholarship to pursue his college education. Mr. Patel plans to attend Georgia Tech to pursue a degree in Computer Engineering. READ MORE

Kim Rentz Re-Elected Chairman of the Board

4/26/2017 
The Board of Directors of Southwest Georgia Farm Credit re-elected Kim Rentz as Chairman of the Board, at its April Board meeting. READ MORE

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Returns Its Profits Through Member Dividend Distribution

3/27/2017 
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit, a customer-owned financial institution, announced today that it plans to distribute $4.7 million of its 2016 profits in cash to its member-owners. READ MORE

Fresh from the Farm Program Supports Local Farmers' Markets

3/14/2017 
Do you purchase locally grown food? If so, then you are part of the growing segment of our population who like knowing the origin of their food and in turn, are helping to support farmers in their local communities. READ MORE

Chad Grogan Joins Southwest Georgia Farm Credit as Credit Analyst

3/1/2017 
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit is pleased to announce that Chad Colby Grogan has joined the staff as a Credit Analyst. READ MORE

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Announces 2017 Board of Directors Election Results

2/23/2017 
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit held its Annual Stockholders’ Meeting Tuesday, February 21 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Albany. READ MORE

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Annual Stockholders' Meeting Set For February 21, 2017

2/3/2017 
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit will host its annual stockholders' meeting Tuesday evening, February 21, at the Hilton Garden Inn, 101 Front Street, Albany. READ MORE

2017 Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Annual Meeting Information Statement

1/24/2017 
The 2017 Annual Meeting Information Statement for Southwest Georgia Farm Credit is now available. READ MORE

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Accepting Donations for Albany Area Storm Victims

1/23/2017 
With the recent destruction from storms in the Albany Area, Southwest Georgia Farm Credit is accepting donations at each of their locations to assist those who are in desperate need. READ MORE

Nogowski Named Chief Marketing and Administrative Officer

1/6/2017 
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit has named Liz Nogowski Chief Marketing and Administrative Officer. READ MORE

Harrison Joins Southwest Georgia Farm Credit

1/5/2017 
George Thomas (Tom) Harrison has joined the Board of Directors of Southwest Georgia Farm Credit. READ MORE

Updating Your Personal Balance Sheet Should Be Important Annual Ritual

1/4/2017 
Richard Horn, Chief Credit Officer at Southwest Georgia Farm Credit, has been updating his personal balance sheet for more than 30 years. READ MORE

John Minor, Jr. Joins Southwest Georgia Farm Credit as Credit Analyst

1/3/2017 
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit is pleased to announce that John Alan (Bo) Minor, Jr. has joined the staff as a Credit Analyst. READ MORE

Ragan Fretwell Named Relationship Manager

12/20/2016 
Ragan Fretwell has been named a Relationship Manager at Southwest Georgia Farm Credit and will be based in the Dawson office. READ MORE

Poitevint Named Chief Operating Officer

12/13/2016 
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit announced today that Paxton W. Poitevint has been named Chief Operating Officer. READ MORE

Keri Reynolds Named Retail Credit Services Manager at Southwest Georgia Farm Credit

12/12/2016 
Keri Reynolds has been named the Retail Credit Services Manager at Southwest Georgia Farm Credit. READ MORE

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Scholarships for Area High School Seniors

10/25/2016 
For the seventh consecutive year, Southwest Georgia Farm Credit will provide $4,000 in scholarship money to deserving high school seniors who live in the Association's 21-county territory. READ MORE

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Announces 2017 Annual Stockholders' Meeting Set For February 21

10/5/2016 
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit begins preparation this week for the 2017 Annual Stockholders' Meeting. READ MORE

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Will Host Centennial Celebration Events

7/6/2016 
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit, a lender serving the needs of rural southwest Georgia, will host celebrations at its offices to mark the 100th anniversary of the Farm Credit System on Friday, July 15. READ MORE

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Offers Free Agriculture Finance Training for Georgia Farmers

5/31/2016 

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit is offering a free financial training workshop for young, beginning, small and minority farmers called "AgAware."

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Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Announces Local Scholarship Winners in Thomasville

4/28/2016 
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit presented two local seniors with $1,000 scholarships to pursue their college education. READ MORE

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Announces Local Scholarship Winner in Cuthbert

4/27/2016 
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit today presented Randolph-Clay High School senior Persia Tillman a $1,000 scholarship to pursue her college education. READ MORE

Kim Rentz Re-Elected Chairman of the Board

4/27/2016 
The Board of Directors of Southwest Georgia Farm Credit re-elected Kim Rentz as Chairman of the Board, at its April Board meeting. READ MORE

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Announces Local Scholarship Winner in Camilla

4/25/2016 
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit today presented Westwood Schools senior Earl G. "Dru" Ford, IV a $1,000 scholarship to pursue his college education. READ MORE

Fresh From the Farm Mini-Grants Awarded to 10 Area Markets

4/25/2016 

There's no doubt that people want to know the origins of their food, and that locally grown food is one of the fastest growing segments of U.S. agriculture.

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Southwest Georgia Farm Credit and Farm Credit EXPRESS Support Local FFA Chapters

3/30/2016 
When it comes to growing leaders and providing top-notch agricultural education, Future Farmers of America, or FFA, is critically important. READ MORE

With Member Dividend Distributions, it Costs Less to Borrow with Southwest Georgia Farm Credit

3/28/2016 
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit, a customer-owned financial institution, announced today that it plans to distribute $3.95 million of its 2015 profits in cash to its member-owners. READ MORE

Fresh From the Farm Program Supports Trend Towards New Generation Farming

3/15/2016 
People want to know the origins of their food, and increasingly, locally grown food is one of the fastest growing segments of U.S. agriculture. READ MORE

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Announces 2016 Board of Directors Election Results

2/17/2016 

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit celebrated 100 years of support to rural America and agriculture at its Annual Stockholders' Meeting held yesterday at the Hilton Garden Inn.

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2016 Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Annual Meeting Information Statement

12/31/2015 
The 2015 Annual Meeting Information Statement for Southwest Georgia Farm Credit is now available. READ MORE

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Will Offer Scholarships to Area High School Seniors

10/23/2015 
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit will once again provide four scholarships to deserving high school seniors who live in the Association's 21-county territory. READ MORE