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Relationship Manager

Job Title: Relationship Manager Job Number: 127-17/18 Location: Yorkton, Saskatchewan Find this Location Closing Date: August 31, 2017 Division: Operations Language Requirement: English Term: Permanent Passion for agriculture required Manage relationships with local producers and be responsible for a developing loan portfolio. You’ll work with more experienced lenders to tailor financing packages to meet your customers’ […]

by pmnationtalk on August 17, 20170 Views

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Credit Manager

Job Title: Credit Manager Job Number: 122-17/18 Location: Regina, Saskatchewan or Calgary, Alberta Find this Location Closing Date: August 25, 2017 Division: Credit Risk Language Requirement: English Term: Permanent Term lending experience required Analyze and adjudicate agriculture loan applications and make recommendations based on credit risk management best practices and FCC policies. What you’ll do: […]

by pmnationtalk on August 9, 20170 Views

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Senior Relationship Manager, Agribusiness and Agri-Food

Job Title: Senior Relationship Manager, Agribusiness and Agri-Food Job Number: 116-17/18 Location: Mississauga, Ontario Find this Location Closing Date: August 21, 2017 Division: Operations Language Requirement: English Term: Permanent Development of new markets rewarded Manage and develop a portfolio of agribusiness and agri-food customers in your region. You’ll tailor complex financing packages to meet your […]

by pmnationtalk on August 4, 20170 Views

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Senior Disbursement Technician

Job Title: Senior Disbursement Technician Job Number: 117-17/18 Location: Regina, Saskatchewan Find this Location Closing Date: August 16, 2017 Division: Controller Language Requirement: English Term: Permanent Accounting experience rewarded Process and reconcile the disbursement and payment of funds to customers. Perform other technical tasks such as inputting customer renewal choices. What you’ll do: Reconcile disbursements […]

by pmnationtalk on August 4, 20170 Views

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Consultant, Employee Digital Experience

Job Title: Consultant, Employee Digital Experience Job Number: 112-17/18 Location: Regina, Saskatchewan Find this Location Closing Date: August 22, 2017 Division: Marketing Language Requirement: English Term: 20-month term Web content management expertise needed Work closely with colleagues and partner groups to turn business needs into digital communication solutions, ensuring employees have access to required, relevant […]

by pmnationtalk on August 3, 20170 Views

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Service Desk Analyst

Job Title: Service Desk Analyst Job Number: 111-17/18 Location: Regina, Saskatchewan or Mississauga, Ontario Find this Location Closing Date: August 16, 2017 Division: Information Technology Language Requirement: English Term: Nine-month term PC and smartphone support experience rewarded Help resolve technical issues for staff at one of Canada’s top employers. Bring us your desire to make […]

by pmnationtalk on July 27, 20170 Views

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FCC profits benefit agriculture and rural Canada: annual report

FCC profits benefit agriculture and rural Canada: annual report Jul 20, 2017 Regina, Saskatchewan – A strong financial performance enables Farm Credit Canada’s (FCC) to enhance products and services for customers, give back to communities and provide free learning opportunities for the entire industry, said FCC president and CEO Michael Hoffort, in releasing the federal Crown […]

by pmnationtalk on July 20, 2017442 Views

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FCC says now is a good time to review financing strategy

FCC says now is a good time to review financing strategy Regina, Saskatchewan – Farmers and agribusiness operators should take the opportunity to review their financial strategies following this week’s modest increase in the Bank of Canada’s overnight interest rate, says FCC’s Chief Agricultural Economist J.P. Gervais. The Bank of Canada increased its overnight target […]

by pmnationtalk on July 12, 2017232 Views

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Fruit prices pressured from strong supplies

Fruit prices pressured from strong supplies Jun 28, 2017 Regina (Saskatchewan) – As Canadians enjoy fresh, local fruit this summer, producers can expect mixed results from the fruits of their labour this fall. In 2016, Canadian and United States fruit growers increased their production, but didn’t necessarily see the demand to match, leading to an […]

by pmnationtalk on June 28, 2017403 Views

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Canada’s food and beverage processing sector performing well

Canada’s food and beverage processing sector performing well Canada’s food and beverage exports have nearly doubled over the past decade and the sector continues to stand out from the rest of the country’s manufacturing industry, according to J.P. Gervais, chief agricultural economist for Farm Credit Canada (FCC). Canada’s food and beverage manufacturing sector – which […]

by pmnationtalk on May 4, 2017122 Views

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Canada’s farmland values lost steam in 2016, FCC report says

Canada’s farmland values lost steam in 2016, FCC report says Regina, Saskatchewan – Average farmland values in Canada continued to climb in 2016, but lost steam in most provinces, according to Farm Credit Canada’s (FCC) latest Farmland Values Report. Canada’s farmland values showed an average increase of 7.9 per cent in 2016, compared to a […]

by pmnationtalk on April 10, 2017581 Views

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FCC AgriSpirit Fund Marks Canada’s 150th Anniversary with Additional Funds

Mar 13, 2017 Regina, Saskatchewan – Farm Credit Canada is now accepting applications from registered charities and non-profit organizations in rural Canada for the FCC AgriSpirit Fund. The fund will award $1.5 million in funding this year to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary. The application deadline is April 17, 2017 and FCC will announce the selected […]

by pmnationtalk on March 13, 2017428 Views

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FCC Expression Fund awards $50,000 to eight minority language projects

FCC Expression Fund awards $50,000 to eight minority language projects Regina, Saskatchewan – For 10 years, Farm Credit Canada (FCC) has been contributing to the vitality of Canada’s official languages through the FCC Expression Fund. This year, $50,000 was awarded to eight minority language projects across Canada. The fund recipients for 2017 are: • Conseil de développement […]

by ahnationtalk on February 28, 2017423 Views

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Loonie has greatest influence on 2017 agriculture outlook

Loonie has greatest influence on 2017 agriculture outlook Jan 04, 2017 Regina, Saskatchewan – Canadian agriculture benefited from a relatively low dollar throughout 2016 and this trend is expected to continue into 2017, according to J.P. Gervais, Farm Credit Canada’s chief agricultural economist. Gervais is forecasting the dollar will hover around the 75-cent mark and […]

by ahnationtalk on January 4, 2017874 Views

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FCC contributes $122,750 to 253 4-H clubs across Canada

FCC contributes $122,750 to 253 4-H clubs across Canada Regina, Saskatchewan – The Farm Credit Canada (FCC) 4-H Club Fund is providing $122,750 to 253 4-H clubs across Canada to support various local events and activities. The fund is part of FCC’s annual $250,000 contribution to 4-H Canada. This contribution, in addition to supporting local […]

by ahnationtalk on December 14, 2016912 Views

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Canadian agriculture attracting interest and opportunities

Canadian agriculture attracting interest and opportunities Feature article for republication 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. Statistics Canada data reveals there were a total of 12,168 students […]

by ahnationtalk on December 12, 20161113 Views

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FCC expands support for young farmers

Dec 07, 2016   Farm Credit Canada is increasing its support for young farmers, doubling the amount of credit available under the FCC Young Farmer Loan. “A big focus of FCC’s mandate is to provide innovative financing products and knowledge to assist the next generation of Canadian farmers,” said Michael Hoffort, FCC president and CEO. […]

by pmnationtalk on December 7, 2016903 Views

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FCC seeks applications for the FCC Expression Fund

FCC seeks applications for the FCC Expression Fund Dec 06, 2016 Regina, Saskatchewan – Farm Credit Canada (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. Successful projects receive between $2,000 and $10,000 to fund initiatives that could include community centres, […]

by pmnationtalk on December 6, 2016774 Views

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Canada well positioned to capture export growth, FCC report says

Canada well positioned to capture export growth, FCC report says 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 (FCC) latest Canadian Agriculture’s Productivity and Trade report. “The wide variety of sectors is an underlying strength of Canadian agriculture as […]

by ahnationtalk on November 29, 2016853 Views

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FCC again recognized among Canada’s best employers

FCC again recognized among Canada’s best employers Farm Credit Canada continues to be among the nation’s best employers, according to the annual Aon Hewitt Best Employers study. “FCC is a great place to work. Our employees are passionate about agriculture and we care about our customers,” said Michael Hoffort, FCC president and CEO. “The Aon […]

by ahnationtalk on November 14, 2016837 Views

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FCC supports Prairie customers impacted by wet weather

FCC supports Prairie customers impacted by wet weather Farm Credit Canada (FCC) 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. Areas within Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba have […]

by ahnationtalk on October 31, 2016759 Views

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FCC Drive Away Hunger provides over 6.7 million meals

FCC Drive Away Hunger provides over 6.7 million meals Farm Credit Canada (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. “FCC Drive Away Hunger is about working with our partners, FCC offices and schools across Canada toward a common […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 2016830 Views

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Olympic athlete Clara Hughes headlines FCC Forum speaker series

Olympic athlete Clara Hughes headlines FCC Forum speaker series Regina, Saskatchewan – 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. In the coming months, FCC Forums will feature presentations from Clara Hughes, six-time Olympic […]

by ahnationtalk on September 20, 2016861 Views

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FCC Drive Away Hunger tractors tour Canada in October

Sep 13, 2016 Farm Credit Canada (FCC) and its partners across the country launched the 13th annual FCC Drive Away Hunger with a goal of providing four million meals for Canada’s food banks. This year, FCC Drive Away Hunger tractor tours will take place during the week of October 10 in British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, […]

by pmnationtalk on September 13, 2016509 Views

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FCC report reflects continued financial stability in agriculture

FCC report reflects continued financial stability in agriculture Canadian farmers are in a strong position to meet their financial obligations, despite plateauing farm incomes and slowing land appreciations, according to FCC’s 2016-2017 Outlook for Farm Assets and Debt Report. “This financial strength allows the industry to invest even more in the innovation and productivity it […]

by ahnationtalk on September 7, 2016479 Views

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FCC contributes $1 million to 78 community projects across Canada

FCC contributes $1 million to 78 community projects across Canada Aug 29, 2016 Regina, Saskatchewan –  Farm Credit Canada (FCC) is giving $1 million through its FCC AgriSpirit Fund to 78 community groups across Canada to support rural capital projects. “At FCC, we are passionate about giving back to the communities where our customers and employees […]

by ahnationtalk on August 29, 2016990 Views

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FCC’s Annual Report Reflects Customer Success

FCC’s Annual Report Reflects Customer Success Regina, Saskatchewan – Helping small and medium-sized farms and agribusinesses succeed continues to be the key to Farm Credit Canada’s (FCC) success, according to Michael Hoffort, FCC president and CEO. “Our business is built on strong customer relationships, knowing our customer’s business and ensuring they have the support they need […]

by pmnationtalk on July 22, 2016882 Views

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Agriculture producers shape public perception, FCC survey says

Agriculture producers shape public perception, FCC survey says Jul 12, 2016 Regina, Saskatchewan – Canadian producers recognize the importance of public perception and see themselves playing a lead role in sharing information about their operations and practices to maintain their social license to operate, according to a recent Farm Credit Canada Vision panel survey. FCC’s […]

by pmnationtalk on July 12, 20161142 Views

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Equipment sales reveal pulse of the farm sector, FCC reports

Promising farm cash receipt projections suggest new farm equipment sales will slowly improve over the next two years, according to Farm Credit Canada’s (FCC) latest agriculture economics report. The report, Projecting 2016-17 Farm Receipts and Equipment Sales, forecasts a seven-per-cent recovery in total farm equipment sales for 2017, buoyed by projections of stronger cash receipts […]

by pmnationtalk on June 28, 20161001 Views

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Canada’s dairy industry evolving, FCC report says

Canada’s dairy industry evolving, FCC report says Regina, Saskatchewan – Canada’s dairy farmers are benefiting from growing demand for various specialty products, but will have to continue to modernize and innovate to remain competitive, according to J.P. Gervais, Farm Credit Canada’s (FCC) chief agricultural economist. “The industry is entering a new era, in which modernization of both […]

by ahnationtalk on April 26, 20161276 Views

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Strong agricultural sector sustained farmland values in 2015

Strong agricultural sector sustained farmland values in 2015 Regina, Saskatchewan – Producers should prepare for a possible easing of farmland values, although the latest Farm Credit Canada (FCC) Farmland Values Report indicates average values continued to increase in Canada in 2015. The report shows that nationally and in many key agriculture regions, the average value of […]

by ahnationtalk on April 11, 20161242 Views

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FCC Expression Fund awards $50,000 to eight minority language projects

  Mar 23, 2016 FCC Expression Fund awards $50,000 to eight minority language projects Regina, Saskatchewan, March 23, 2016 – For nine years, Farm Credit Canada (FCC) has been contributing to the vitality of Canada’s official languages through the FCC Expression Fund. This year, $50,000 was awarded to eight minority language projects across Canada. “FCC […]

by ahnationtalk on March 23, 20161483 Views

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FCC AgriSpirit Fund now open for applications

FCC AgriSpirit Fund now open for applications Regina, Saskatchewan – Farm Credit Canada is now accepting applications from registered charities and non-profit organizations in rural Canada for the $1 million FCC AgriSpirit Fund. The application deadline is April 18 and FCC will announce the selected projects in August. Rural community groups can view the eligibility requirements, […]

by ahnationtalk on March 14, 20161326 Views

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FCC and its employees donate $392,762 to the United Way

FCC and its employees donate $392,762 to the United Way Regina, Saskatchewan – For the 18th consecutive year, Farm Credit Canada (FCC) and its employees have shown their commitment to their communities by donating a total of $392,762 this year to local United Way chapters across the country. “FCC celebrates our employees’ involvement in their communities […]

by ahnationtalk on March 10, 20161333 Views

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FCC adding $500 million to Young Farmer Loan

FCC adding $500 million to Young Farmer Loan March 08, 2016 Regina, Saskatchewan – Farm Credit Canada (FCC) is adding another $500 million to its ongoing commitment to a loan program aimed at helping young farmers become established in the industry. Launched in March 2012, FCC’s commitment to the Young Farmer Loan has grown to $2 […]

by ahnationtalk on March 8, 20161378 Views

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FCC survey shows strong interest in risk management

FCC survey shows strong interest in risk management Regina, Saskatchewan – In a business influenced by changing weather and sometimes volatile markets, only about one-third of Canadian producers and agribusiness operators have a formal risk management plan, according to a recent survey by Farm Credit Canada (FCC). However, the vast majority (96 per cent) of […]

by ahnationtalk on February 10, 20161311 Views

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FCC seeks applications for the FCC Expression Fund

FCC seeks applications for the FCC Expression Fund Regina, Saskatchewan – Farm Credit Canada (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. This fund was developed in 2008 to support projects that contribute to the vitality of Canada’s official […]

by ahnationtalk on January 6, 20161450 Views

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Top trends look promising for Canadian agriculture in 2016

Top trends look promising for Canadian agriculture in 2016 January 05, 2016 Regina, Saskatchewan – With the beginning of the new year, it’s time once again for Farm Credit Canada (FCC) agriculture economists to go out on a limb and provide their best insights on the five most significant trends that could impact the Canadian […]

by ahnationtalk on January 5, 20161435 Views

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FCC contributes $122,000 to 4-H clubs across Canada

FCC contributes $122,000 to 4-H clubs across Canada Regina, Saskatchewan, December 16, 2015 – TheFarm Credit Canada (FCC) 4-H Club Fund is providing $122,000 to 251 4-H clubs across Canada to support various local events and activities. The fund is part of FCC’s $1 million contribution committed over four years to 4-H Canada. This contribution, […]

by mmnationtalk on December 16, 20151482 Views

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Saskatchewan residents win grand prize in FCC Management Software contest

Saskatchewan residents win grand prize in FCC Management Software contest November 30, 2015 Regina, Saskatchewan – Richard and Heather Radom of Kelvington, Saskatchewan, were the grand prize winners in the 10,000 Reasons to Renew contest and received $10,000 worth of Syngenta products for renewing their customer care plan, which covers their FCC Management Software. The annual […]

by ahnationtalk on December 1, 20151474 Views

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Follow the money, but don’t bank on it, FCC’s global trade report says

Follow the money, but don’t bank on it, FCC’s global trade report says Regina, Saskatchewan – Productivity, innovation and solid trade relationships will contribute more to Canada’s long-term success as an agriculture exporter than the value of its currency, according to Farm Credit Canada’s (FCC) latest global trade report. “Canada is one of the world’s largest […]

by ahnationtalk on November 16, 20151394 Views

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FCC contributes $1 million to 74 community projects across Canada

November 09, 2015 FCC contributes $1 million to 74 community projects across Canada Regina, Saskatchewan – Farm Credit Canada (FCC) is giving almost $1 million through its FCC AgriSpirit Fund to 74 community groups across Canada to support rural capital projects. “The FCC AgriSpirit Fund is about enhancing rural Canada as well as giving back to communities […]

by ahnationtalk on November 9, 20151387 Views

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FCC again recognized among Canada’s best employers

FCC again recognized among Canada’s best employers November 05, 2015 Regina, Saskatchewan – Farm Credit Canada (FCC) continues to be among the nation’s best employers, according to the annual Aon Hewitt Best Employers study. “FCC is a great place to work because we have great employees who are passionate about agriculture and who care about […]

by ahnationtalk on November 6, 20151285 Views

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Dragons’ Den legend Arlene Dickinson headlines FCC Forum speaker series

Dragons’ Den legend Arlene Dickinson headlines FCC Forum speaker series Regina, Saskatchewan – Over the last nine years, approximately 50,000 Canadian agriculture producers and food processors have been inspired through Farm Credit Canada’s (FCC) Forums and this year promises more uplifting insight. In the coming months, FCC Forums will feature presentations from Arlene Dickinson, Canadian Dragons’ Den […]

by ahnationtalk on November 2, 20151393 Views

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FCC Drive Away Hunger provides over 5.2 million meals

FCC Drive Away Hunger provides over 5.2 million meals Regina, Saskatchewan – Farm Credit Canada (FCC), along with its partners, participating schools and volunteers, have provided more than 5.2 million meals for food banks nationwide, far surpassing this year’s goal. “FCC Drive Away Hunger brings the industry together to help those who need it most in […]

by ahnationtalk on October 28, 20151365 Views

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FCC Drive Away Hunger tractors on tour this week

FCC Drive Away Hunger tractors on tour this week Regina, Saskatchewan – Farm Credit Canada (FCC) and its partners across the country are working together to provide three million meals for Canada’s food banks as part of the 12th edition of FCC Drive Away Hunger. This week, FCC Drive Away Hunger tractor tours will take place […]

by ahnationtalk on October 20, 20151544 Views

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Positive year for agriculture reflected in FCC annual results

July 22, 2015 Positive year for agriculture reflected in FCC annual results Regina, Saskatchewan – Farm Credit Canada’s (FCC) continued strong financial position is supporting investment and growth in Canadian agriculture, according to the Crown corporation’s annual report. “Our solid performance in the agriculture and agri-food industry allows us to build partnerships with customers and businesses across […]

by ahnationtalk on July 23, 20151129 Views

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FCC supports Alberta and Saskatchewan customers impacted by dry weather

FCC supports Alberta and Saskatchewan customers impacted by dry weather Edmonton, Alberta – Farm Credit Canada (FCC) is offering support to customers in parts of Alberta and Saskatchewan facing financial hardship as a result of dry conditions. Alberta and some areas of Saskatchewan have experienced drastically reduced levels of rainfall since April 1. Some areas […]

by ahnationtalk on July 13, 20152522 Views

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FCC commits $500,000 over five years to STARS air ambulance

FCC commits $500,000 over five years to STARS air ambulance Regina, Saskatchewan – Farm Credit Canada (FCC) today announced a $500,000 contribution over five years to STARS air ambulance, providing life-saving transportation to patients in Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. “STARS provides critical care and transportation for rural residents who don’t have quick or easy access to […]

by ahnationtalk on May 28, 20152777 Views

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FCC AgriSpirit Fund enhancing rural communities with $1 million of support

April 15, 2015 Regina, Saskatchewan – Registered charities and non-profit organizations in rural Canada are encouraged to apply for funding under the Farm Credit Canada (FCC) AgriSpirit Fund, which opened for applications on April 13. Rural community groups can view the eligibility requirements and apply online by visiting www.fccagrispiritfund.ca for an opportunity to access some of […]

by ahnationtalk on April 15, 20152702 Views

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