FCC has been recognized by Aon as one of the nation’s best employers for the 15th year in a row.
Canada is about to strengthen its position as one of the world’s top agriculture and agri-food trading nations, according to a pair of reports issued by Farm Credit Canada.
Farm Credit Canada (FCC), along with its industry partners, participating schools and volunteers, have provided over 7.2 million meals for food banks nationwide, far surpassing this year’s goal for FCC Drive Away Hunger.
Over the last 11 years, more than 61,000 people involved in Canadian agriculture have been inspired through Farm Credit Canada’s (FCC) Forums and this year promises more uplifting insight.
Farm Credit Canada (FCC) will be hosting a series of events to add fuel to the enthusiasm and passion for agriculture among young people.
A stronger Canadian dollar and higher interest rates may make the business of agriculture more challenging, but not necessarily put producers in a weaker financial position, according to J.P. Gervais, chief agricultural economist for Farm Credit Canada
Farm Credit Canada launched the 14th year of FCC Drive Away Hunger by contributing $100,000 to school meal programs across Canada, in addition to announcing this year’s goal for its annual food drive.
Farm Credit Canada is offering support to customers in parts of eastern Ontario and western Quebec facing financial hardship as a result of excessive moisture during this year’s growing season.
The livestock sector takes the red ribbon as the hottest sector in Canadian agriculture based on projected cash receipts over the next 12 months, according to Farm Credit Canada’s (FCC) agriculture economics team.
FCC is giving $1.5 million through its FCC AgriSpirit Fund to 78 community groups across Canada to support rural capital projects.
The FCC 4-H Club Fund is providing $122,750 to 253 4-H clubs across Canada to support various local events and activities.
There appears to be a growing interest in agriculture education in Canada, along with an increasing number of job opportunities in the industry, according to Statistics Canada data and a couple of independent surveys.
Farm Credit Canada is increasing its support for young farmers, doubling the amount of credit available under the FCC Young Farmer Loan.
FCC will once again donate $50,000 from the FCC Expression Fund to encourage the use of Canada’s official languages in communities across the country.
Diversity, technology and innovation in agriculture are key to maintaining Canada’s competitive position in supplying food to the world, according to Farm Credit Canada’s latest Canadian Agriculture’s Productivity and Trade report.
Farm Credit Canada continues to be among the nation’s best employers, according to the annual Aon Hewitt Best Employers study.
Farm Credit Canada is offering support to customers in parts of the Prairies facing financial hardship as a result of widespread excessive moisture that has impacted the growing season, delayed harvest and reduced the quality of this year’s crop.
Throughout the month of October, more than four million Canadian children will be pressuring their parents to buy decorations, costumes and candy in preparation for Halloween.
FCC, along with its partners, participating schools and volunteers, have provided over 6.7 million meals for food banks nationwide, far surpassing this year’s goal.
Over the last 10 years, more than 50,000 people involved in Canadian agriculture have been inspired through Farm Credit Canada’s (FCC) Forums and this year promises more uplifting insight.