2018 FORUM for Ag Lending
September 25-27, 2018 Marriott Indianapolis Downtown Indianapolis, IN

The FORUM for Ag Lending 2018: Competitive Edge

Agriculture is an industry with unique lending needs – the nature of the business is seasonal, cyclical and unpredictable. How are we as Farm Credit System lenders distinguishing ourselves to farmers, ranchers and producers? How can we collaborate within our organization to provide excellence in lending for a Competitive Edge

How can you as an ag lending professional stay on top of the latest industry news and hot topics, forward-thinking lending approaches to agricultural business and professional development advancements? Join us at The FORUM for Ag Lending 2018 to learn the skills and behaviors needed to be DISTINCTIVE in the current lending environment. Produce extraordinary results.

Early bird registration: $1,400 (by August 17)
Full registration: $1,650 (after August 17) 

For a snapshot of The FORUM, click here. This video provides a brief overview of this powerful conference. 

Registration as an attendee for the FORUM for Ag Lending Conference is limited to Farm Credit System Employees. If you are a business service provider and would like to attend,  you would need to serve as a sponsor.  Please access this link to participate.  Please contact Heather.Tseng@fccservices.com to inquire about sponsor, exhibitor and supporter opportunities.

Hear from 2017 Attendees:

"Overall this was an excellent conference; everyone involved did a great job!"

"Great conference. Felt you guys did a great job providing a little something for everybody across the FC roles that were in attendance. Topics were also well selected given the current environment in agriculture and Ag lending in general."

"I'm so blessed I was able to attend the Forum. I will definitely look forward to attending again."

Conference Countdown


Steering Committee Members

  • Dennis Badger

    VP Collateral Risk Management
    Farm Credit Mid-America, ACA

  • Bobby Carnley

    Regional Lending Manager
    Farm Credit of Florida, ACA

  • Amanda Dise

    Loan Officer
    MidAtlantic Farm Credit, ACA

  • Therese (Tessie) Hill

    Sr. Credit Officer
    GreenStone Farm Credit Services

  • Jaime Jones

    Enterprise Risk Analyst – Enterprise Risk
    Farm Credit Services of America, ACA

  • Patrick Krutza

    Financial Officer
    Compeer Financial, ACA

  • Danny Lamar

    Vice President
    Farm Credit of Enid, ACA

  • Mitch Selking

    VP/Credit Management
    Farm Credit of New Mexico, ACA

  • Jim Tollison

    VP & Branch Manager-Talladega, Alabama Branch
    Alabama Farm Credit, ACA

  • Mark Weidenbenner

    VP/Branch Manager
    Farm Credit Southeast Missouri, ACA

This Conference is Designed For

Mid to Senior Level Loan Officers

Relationship Managers

Branch Managers

Credit Analysts

Regional Vice Presidents


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