Association News

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    Financing a Rural Property

    When looking for land in the country, all buyers inevitably have the same question: how am I going to pay for this property? For some buyers it is their first time buying land, and they soon find that the process is very different than buying a house in a subdivision. Rural homes with acreage have...
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    Cape Fear Farm Credit and AgCarolina Farm Credit Announce Intent to Merge

    Merged Association aims to combine resources to better serve North Carolina agricultural production and rural residents Fayetteville, N.C. and Raleigh, N.C. (April 11, 2022) – AgCarolina Farm Credit and Cape Fear Farm Credit jointly announced today their intention to pursue a merger of equals. Under...
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    Local leaders elected to serve

    Fayetteville, N.C.— Three southeastern North Carolina agribusiness leaders were recently elected to fill positions on the Board of Directors of Cape Fear Farm Credit. Michael E. Inman of Bladen County, Ruby W. Bullard of Cumberland County and Paul Maguire of Cumberland County were elected to serve...
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    Cape Fear Farm Credit declares record patronage of $31 Million

    Cape Fear Farm Credit Board of Directors declares a $31 million cash patronage to be distributed back to their customer-owners in early 2022. Including this patronage distribution, the Association will have paid over $331 million dollars in patronage to their customer-owners over the past 34...
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    Financing a Barndominium in Five Steps

    Owning a Barndominium is something you’ve always dreamed of, but the steps to make it all happen aren’t super clear. Fortunately, there are several ways you can finance a Barndominium and Farm Credit specializes in loans for exactly these types of properties. What is a Barndominium? A Barndominium...
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    Annual Community Service Project Gives Back to 4,500 People

    Cape Fear Farm Credit recently concluded their third annual community service project in partnership with nearly 50 local farmers in an effort to share fresh produce with nearly 25 food donation centers and distribution partners. All of Cape Fear Farm Credit local branch offices were able to provide...
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    Now Accepting Applications for Ag Biz Planner and Ag Biz Basics

    Cape Fear Farm Credit is now accepting applications for Ag Biz Planner and Ag Biz Basics. These e-learning courses teach financial and business planning, budgeting and other farm financial management topics that are essential to a farm’s success. Cape Fear Farm Credit will accept up to seven...
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    Nine Tips for Buying Rural Property

    You’ve found your dream property in the perfect rural setting. Before you run out and make an offer, make sure you consider these tips to improve your buying experience as you realize your rural dreams. Location Regardless of where you buy, real estate has always been about location, location...
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    Cape Fear Farm Credit Announces 2022 Scholarship Winners

    Cape Fear Farm Credit recently announced their 2022 scholarship winners. This year, Cape Fear Farm Credit distributed over $22,000 in local scholarships to deserving students to a variety of scholarship opportunities including a local high school scholarship awarded to high school seniors who reside...
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