Farm credit searching for more leaders


WESTMINSTER, Md. — Farm Credit is conducting a nationwide search to identify and honor 100 leaders who are changing the future of rural communities and agriculture for the better.

Nominations for the Farm Credit 100 Fresh Perspectives search will be accepted until Dec. 18.

“We’re encouraging anyone who has made important contributions to the agriculture industry to apply; whether you’re a producer, or a teacher, or even a chef highlighting locally grown food,” said Sandy Wieber, senior vice president of Marketing for MidAtlantic Farm Credit.

Farmers and ranchers, as well as individuals who represent other agribusinesses, cooperatives, academic institutions, government agencies, community and non-government organizations, are encouraged to apply.

The online application can be found at

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