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4/15/2017 - AgSouth's Vidalia Office Welcomes Katy Galbreath as Financial Services Specialist
STATESBORO, GA. (April 15, 2017): Theron Anderson, Director of SMM & Related Service at AgSouth Farm Credit, recently announced that Katy Galbreath has joined the association as a Financial Services Specialist. She will be working from the Vidalia, Ga., office.
4/15/2017 - AgSouth's Batesburg Office Welcomes Heath Wilson a Financial Services Specialist
STATESBORO, GA. (April 15, 2017): Theron Anderson, Director of SMM & Related Service at AgSouth Farm Credit, recently announced that Heath Wilson has joined the association as a Financial Services Specialist. He will be working from the Batesburg, S.C., office.
4/11/2017 - AgSouth's Rock Hill Office Welcomes Lawson Gregg as Relationship Manager/Loan Officer
STATESBORO, GA. (April 11, 2017): Al Baldwin, AgSouth Farm Credit Regional Business Development Manager, recently announced that Lawson Gregg has joined AgSouth’s Rock Hill, S.C., team as a relationship manager/loan officer. Lawson will be serving AgSouth’s members in Chester, Lancaster, and York counties.
3/30/2017 - AgSouth Director Charles C. Rucks Receives Distinguished Cooperator Award
STATESBORO, Ga. (March 30, 2017) – AgSouth Farm Credit Chief Executive Officer Pat Calhoun recently announced that Association director Charles C. Rucks was named a 2017 Distinguished Cooperator by the Georgia Cooperative Council.
3/23/2017 - AgSouth Farm Credit Reports Net Earnings of $40.1 Million Returns $28.5 Million to Members
STATESBORO, Ga. (March 23, 2017) – AgSouth Farm Credit Chief Executive Officer Pat Calhoun recently announced that the customer-owned cooperative had net earnings of more than $40.1 million during 2016. He stated that, “The association remained strong in 2016, and loan volume grew by approximately five percent. We are able to once again announce a healthy return of profits to our members through our patronage distribution program.”
3/15/2017 - AgSouth Farm Credit Awards $25,000 in Grant Funds to Farmers Markets
STATESBORO, GA – March 15, 2017: AgSouth Farm Credit Marketing Director Christy Smith has released the names of the recipients of AgSouth’s Think Outside the Store® farmers market grant. The association is distributing $25,000 in grant funds to local markets throughout AgSouth’s territory to use for advertising and promotion.
3/6/2017 - AgSouth Farm Credit Distributes More than $19 Million to Members
STATESBORO, GA (March 6, 2017): AgSouth Chief Executive Officer Pat Calhoun announced that current and former members of AgSouth Farm Credit in Georgia and South Carolina received more than $19 million in patronage from the agricultural cooperative’s 2011 profits. The distribution went out to members last week.
2/23/2017 - Farm Credit Associations of Georgia Awards $6,000 in Scholarships to Students at UGA
STATESBORO, GA.: (February 23, 2017): Christy Smith, Marketing Director at AgSouth Farm Credit, announced that the Farm Credit Associations of Georgia (consisting of AgSouth Farm Credit, AgGeorgia Farm Credit and Southwest Georgia Farm Credit) have awarded $6,000 in scholarships to six students at the University of Georgia’s College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences. The scholarships were awarded at a banquet held Tuesday night in Athens.
2/15/2017 - AgSouth Farm Credit Announces $25,000 in Grants to Farmers Markets
STATESBORO, GA. February 15, 2017: AgSouth Farm Credit Marketing Director Christy Smith announced today that the cooperative has once again set aside $25,000 to help community-based farmers markets promote their markets during 2017.
2/13/2017 - AgSouth Farm Credit Announces 'mAGnificent" Photo Contest
STATESBORO, GA (February 13, 2017) – AgSouth Farm Credit Marketing Director Christy Smith recently announced that the association is accepting entries for its 2017 “mAGnificent” Photo Contest. The contest is open to anyone residing in the 59 Georgia and 34 South Carolina counties served by AgSouth.
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