A 100 YEAR FOUNDATION TO SUPPORT OUR CUSTOMERS AND COMMUNITIES INTO THE FUTURE
A 100 YEAR FOUNDATION TO SUPPORT OUR CUSTOMERS AND COMMUNITIES INTO THE FUTURE

History Archive

It has been Farm Credit’s privilege to contribute to the strength of rural America. Documenting that history of helping the nation grow has revealed a variety of archived materials that capture our journey alongside rural communities. The History Archive brings a selection of these together to provide perspective on eight distinctive eras of Farm Credit history.

From Farm Crisis to the Future

1984-2009

Farm Credit endured tough times with the onset of the mid-1980s Farm Crisis. New legislation helped Farm Credit survive and provided guidelines for consolidation. As it recovered from the crisis, Farm Credit restructured itself so it could build on, and exceed, the achievements of the past

Agriview$ , Fall 1984

September 1, 1984
Under pressure from the ongoing Farm Crisis, many Farm Credit entities began to...

“A New Day Dawning”

January 1, 1988
In this Farm Credit-produced video, Grant Lucas, chairman of the Farm Credit Corporation,...

Agriview$, May 1988

May 1, 1988
This edition of the Farm Credit Banks of Texas publication conveys a sense of the energy...

The Intercom, Second Quarter 1992

August 1, 1992
A small feature on page 23 of this publication of the Farm Credit Bank of Texas announces...

The Intercom, Fall/Winter 1994

December 1, 1994
This issue of the Tenth District newsletter features Marsha P. Martin, the former Farm...

PCA Today, Spring 1996

April 1, 1996
Signs of change, generational and otherwise, abound in this Tenth District publication....

US AgBank Directors in Larned

May 20, 2009
On a tour of Farm Credit institutions on the High Plains, the US AgBank Board of Directors...