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Farm Credit associations explore merger

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Contact:    Eric Vinje                   Eric.vinje@agcountry.com                  701.282.9494                   Adam Ulbricht                     Adam.ulbricht@unitedfcs.com                  320.214.5076     Willmar, Minn. – Providing reliable and consistent credit to agriculture and rural communities has been Farm Credit’s mission for 100 years. In an effort to better expand opportunities for member-owners, the Boards of Directors for AgCountry Farm Credit Services, based in… Read more »

Gina Redetzke joins UNITED FCS

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Contact: Lynda Hauge, HR DirectorUnited FCS(320) 214-5007 June 20, 2016 – Gina Redetzke recently joined United FCS as a Certified Appraiser. She will complete real estate appraisals primarily in the 12-county area served by the United FCS Wisconsin retail marketplace. Redetzke graduated from the University of Wisconsin River Falls with a Bachelor of Science degree… Read more »

Brice Hedrick joins UNITED FCS

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Contact: Lynda Hauge, HR DirectorUnited FCS(320) 214-5007 June 17, 2016 – Brice Hedrick recently joined United FCS as a Sr. Certified Appraiser. He will complete real estate appraisals primarily in the 10-county area served by the United FCS Minnesota retail marketplace. Hedrick earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business from Chadron State College in… Read more »

Emily Spatenka joins UNITED FCS

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Contact: Lynda Hauge, HR DirectorUnited FCS(320) 214-5007 June 17, 2016 – Emily Spatenka recently joined United FCS as an Appraisal Trainee summer intern. She will work with the real estate appraisal team in the 10-county area served by the United FCS Minnesota retail marketplace to learn the basics of the appraisal career. Spatenka is attending… Read more »

New United FCS office opens in Olivia

United FCS staff and board members are joined by representatives of Engan Associates, Marcus Construction & the Olivia area Chamber of Commerce

Contact:   Adam UlbrichtAdam.ulbricht@unitedfcs.com320.214.5076   Olivia, Minn. – The new United FCS office in Olivia has officially opened its doors. Local staff was joined by members of senior leadership and the board of directors in cutting the ceremonial ribbon Wednesday, June 1. At over 6,500 square-feet, the building is twice the size of the previous facility…. Read more »

24 students awarded scholarships from United FCS

Pictures of the 2016 United FCS scholarship recipients

CONTACT:           Jennifer Condon   jennifer.condon@unitedfcs.com 320.593.7953, ext. 3012   Willmar, Minn. – With celebrating 100 years of service to agriculture and rural communities, United FCS is looking ahead by investing in the future. The member-owned cooperative is awarding 24 scholarships, totaling $12,000, to students from area schools. “Today’s youth are tomorrow’s leaders, and our future… Read more »

Kelly Holt joins UNITED FCS

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Contact: Lynda Hauge, HR DirectorUnited FCS(320) 214-5007 May 16, 2016 – Kelly Holt recently joined United FCS as a Summer Intern in the Willmar office, serving as a Financial Analyst. As part of the underwriting function for the association, the Financial Analyst analyzes loan application requests for new or renewed loans and is an integral… Read more »

Mark Groholski Promoted to Regional Vice President

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Contact: Lynda Hauge, HR DirectorUnited FCS (320) 214-5007 May 12, 2016 – Mark Groholski was recently promoted to the role of Regional Vice President of the United FCS offices in Wausau and Antigo were he succeeds Dan Helgeson who is retiring after 38 years of service to United FCS’s agricultural producers throughout Marathon, Langlade, Lincoln,… Read more »

Kari Golden joins UNITED FCS

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Contact: Lynda Hauge, HR DirectorUnited FCS(320) 214-5007 May 10, 2016 – Kari Golden recently joined United FCS as a Tax Specialist and will be based in the Willmar, Minn., office. As a tax specialist, she will provide accounting services work for Willmar and Litchfield customers; including tax planning, tax preparation, farm records, and consulting. Golden… Read more »

Tracy Devoy joins UNITED FCS

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Contact: Lynda Hauge, HR DirectorUnited FCS(320) 214-5007 May 6, 2016 – Tracy Devoy recently joined United FCS as Risk Management Administrative Support in the Wausau office. Tracy will provide support to the Risk Management team, including maintenance of loan documents and customer correspondence. Devoy’s work experience includes administrative support in corporations where accuracy and attention… Read more »