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Ag Banking USDA now accepts online farm loan applications

More than 26,000 customers who submit a Direct Loan application each now have an online option that provides an electronic signature option, the ability to attach supporting documents such as tax returns, complete a balance sheet and build a farm operating plan.

Ag Banking USDA expands fertilizer, double-cropping programs

In 2022, USDA announced the expansion of insurance coverage for double cropping, which allows farmers to plant a second crop on the same land in the same year, helping to boost production without relying on farmers to substitute crops or cultivate new land.

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