Capital Farm Credit names 2021 farmers market grant winners

Capital Farm Credit awarded a total of $22,000 to qualifying Texas farmers markets

Twenty-two Texas farmers markets were recently awarded grants from the association’s farmers market grant program. (Courtesy Photo)

BRYAN, Texas — Capital Farm Credit continues to support rural communities and agricultural producers throughout Texas.  Twenty-two Texas farmers markets were recently awarded grants from the association’s farmers market grant program.

“It’s our priority at Capital Farm Credit to support farmers markets, the ag producers they support and the customers they serve,” said Ben Novosad, chief executive officer. “Farmers markets represent the foundation of agriculture and rural America. Distributing these grants allows us the opportunity to show our appreciation for the agricultural values they continue to cultivate in local communities.”

Capital Farm Credit awarded a total of $22,000 to qualifying Texas farmers markets to assist their operating efforts and longevity. Each program was awarded a $1,000 grant to utilize at their prospective market.

For more information on Capital Farm Credit Community Support programs, visit https://www.capitalfarmcredit.com/about-us/community-support.

For more than a century, Capital Farm Credit has supported rural communities and agriculture with reliable, consistent credit and financial services. Capital Farm Credit is a proud member of the Farm Credit system and serves more than 21,500 members, with loans outstanding totaling more than $8 billion. Headquartered in Bryan, Texas, Capital Farm Credit has offices serving 192 of Texas’ 254 counties.

For more information about its financial services, patronage dividend program and office locations, visit https://www.capitalfarmcredit.com/.

–Capital Farm Credit

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