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Joan Machon joins UNITED FCS

Contact:  Lynda Hauge, HR Director United FCS (320) 214-5007   December 18, 2014 – Joan Machon recently joined United FCS as a Tax Specialist in the Medford Office. As a tax assistant, she will provide clerical support to the tax team including front line customer service. Machon’s work experience includes office management and customer service…. Read more »

Eric Vandendriessche joins UNITED FCS

Contact:  Lynda Hauge, HR Director United FCS (320) 214-5007  December 18, 2014 – Eric Vandendriessche recently joined United FCS as a Tax Specialist in the Marshall Office. As a tax specialist, he will provide accounting services work for customers; including tax planning, tax preparation, farm records, and consulting. Vandendriessche graduated from North Dakota State University… Read more »

Farm Bill 2014

The 2014 Farm Bill provides many options. To help you navigate your way through the 2014 Farm Bill, United FCS formed a team of professionals called the ULEAD team. ULEAD’s goal is to provide you with information and resources to help you better understand the options available. Row Crop Programs (ARC & PLC, SCO) MPP-Dairy

Farm Credit 100

The Farm Credit 100 logo

The Farm Credit 100 Celebration The Farm Credit System is turning 100! Join United FCS in celebrating 100 years of serving agriculture and rural communities. Click here for more information.  

Farm Credit donates $25,000 to food hub project

A picture of United FCS presenting a check to the Willmar Food Hub

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Adam Ulbricht Adam.Ulbricht@unitedfcs.com Office: 320.214.5076 Cell: 320.249.5577 Willmar, Minn., Nov. 11, 2014 – In an effort to help connect local food producers with consumers, two Farm Credit organizations – United FCS and AgriBank – donated $25,000 to a new food hub that will be opening its doors in Willmar. “As a… Read more »

American Farmer Program Featuring AgriBank, Farm Credit Associations to Debut Oct. 28 on RFD-TV

Program explores risks and opportunities facing agricultural producers St. Paul, Minn., Oct. 21, 2014─ An episode of American Farmer featuring AgriBank and several of its affiliated Farm Credit Associations will debut at 7:30 a.m. Central time on Oct. 28 on RFD-TV. This episode of American Farmer will highlight key challenges and opportunities in today’s agricultural… Read more »

United FCS Board Member Elected to Farm Credit Council Community Leader

United FCS Board Member Elected to Farm Credit Council Community Leader Stan Claussen Farms in the Benson-Montevideo Area FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Willmar, Minn. (Oct. 17, 2014) — Stan Claussen, a Montevideo, Minn.-area farmer and member of the board of directors of Willmar-based United FCS, has been elected to the board of directors of the Farm… Read more »

2014 United FCS Election Results

  Director Election Results AREA  A Mary Kay Van Der Geest AREA  D Greg Jans Nominating Committee Election Results AREA  A Thomas Hoffman Ray D. Melander AREA  B Kent Lonning Mitch Malm William Scholze – Alternate AREA  C Brian Hicks Mark Malecek AREA  D Richard Bergstrom Lance A. Piepenburg

KARISSA FETTIG JOINS UNITED FCS

Contact: Lynda Hauge, HR Director United FCS (320) 214-5007 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 27, 2014 – Karissa Fettig recently joined United FCS as a Financial Services Officer in the Willmar Office. As a relationship manager, she will be serving the business needs of agriculture producers and businesses in the local area by providing credit, financial… Read more »

CHAD KETTERHAGEN JOINS UNITED FCS

Contact: Lynda Hauge, HR Director United FCS (320) 214-5007 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 27, 2014 – Chad Ketterhagen recently joined United FCS as a Financial Services Officer in the Thorp Office. As a relationship manager, he will be serving the business needs of agriculture producers and businesses in Clark County by providing credit, financial services… Read more »