Financing tips for livestock farmers

Financing tips for livestock farmers

Farmers interested in adding livestock to their farms must do their homework before discussing financing options with a lender, experts said last week during the Coalition to Support Iowa’s Farmers’ (CSIF) Farming for the Future conference in Ames.

The key to starting the conversation with a lender is a written business plan, said Angie Treptow, regional vice president for Farm Credit Services of America.

The business plan...

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