In collaboration with 17 affiliated Farm Credit Associations, AgriBank supports rural communities and agriculture by funding loans and providing other financial services.
AgriBank is a wholesale bank that is primarily owned by and supports 17 Farm Credit Associations that provide loans and financial services to farmers, ranchers, and rural businesses and homeowners. We're one of the largest banks in the national Farm Credit System, a national network of borrower-owned lending institutions.
For nearly 100 years, Farm Credit has been a reliable, consistent source of credit for the nation's farmers and ranchers. As part of Farm Credit, AgriBank:
- Supports approximately 238,000 farmers, ranchers and other rural borrowers through 17 locally based Farm Credit Associations in 15 states
- Provides financial solutions for farmers, ranchers and agribusinesses who own their local Farm Credit Associations, which in turn own AgriBank
- Operates from a foundation of financial strength, backed by more than $95 billion in assets
OUR DISTRICT: THE HEART OF AMERICAN AGRICULTUREThe 15-state AgriBank District covers America's heartland from Wyoming to Ohio and Minnesota to Arkansas. The District:
- Covers nearly 40 percent of all U.S. farmland and about half of U.S. cropland
- Penetrates all agricultural crop and livestock sectors
- Accounts for more than half the total value of all U.S. agricultural exports
Through serving this vital region, AgriBank and the Farm Credit Associations in our District have developed expertise in production agriculture. This expertise enables us to understand and meet the needs of those we serve.