Financing the Farm: Applying for an FSA Loan

A plain language guide

Created with SARE support
Vanessa Bitterman | 2007 | 56 pages
Cover for the article for Sustainable Farming Project about Financing the Farm, with three pictures of farmers

This plain language guide from New Entry Sustainable Farming Project helps farmers apply for a USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) loan. These loans can help producers start, expand or own their own farm business. Learn about the types of FSA loans and find instructions for applying. The guide also has information on developing a business plan. Download now:
Applying for an FSA Loan.pdf 1.26 MB

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This material is based upon work that is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture through the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.