Who Should Participate
Lenders who finance family farm operations and who work with or are interested in working with the Farm Service Agency Guaranteed Loan Program, and those who need to meet annual FSA training requirements should attend. Others who have an interest in the Guaranteed Loan program.
Farm Service Agency representatives will present an update on the Guaranteed Loan Program, policy issues, and farm planning for fiscal year 2018. Current key issues such as security and servicing requirements will also be discussed. Attendance at this training will also meet FSA annual lender training requirements.
Items to be discussed:
* Updates and changes may be made to the schedule
- Update on FSA “Farm Programs”
- Recent Guaranteed Loan Program Changes
- Planning for 2018 Guaranteed Loans
- Unique Loan Making and Servicing Issues
- Issues from Lender File Reviews
David Manley is a Farm Loan Program Specialist for the Farm Service Agency located in St Paul. He provides technical assistance to field offices, assists in policy development, and conducts training on FSA loan programs. Mr. Manley has worked in the delivery of loan programs within USDA for 32 years.
Tom DeCock is a Farm Loan Programs Specialist for the Farm Service Agency in St. Paul. He provides technical assistance to field offices, assists in policy development, and conducts training on FSA loan programs. Mr. DeCock has worked in the delivery of federal loan programs in Minnesota county offices and the State Office for 32 years.
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Note: You will be given the option to pay by credit card or to invoice your company during the checkout process.
Dates & Times
December 8, 2017
Check in: 8:30 AM
Program: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Willmar Conference Center
240 23rd Street SE
Willmar, MN 56201
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The MBA reserves the right to cancel programs due to insufficient enrollment, instructor illness, or other reasons. Participants wishing to cancel must inform the MBA in writing prior to the event. Send cancellation notices to email@example.com. A cancellation fee of 25% of the program cost will be charged for withdrawing, or you may send a substitute. The full program fee will be charged for withdrawing after the event has taken place or a no-show.
Employees of qualified non-member banks are encouraged to apply. Please call our office for further information.
If you have a disability that may affect your participation in this program - or any dietary issues - please send a statement regarding any special needs at least two weeks prior to the program. We will contact you to discuss accommodations.