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Agriculture

Agriculture

Agriculture

Agriculture

You know how to nurture a seedling into a profit. You know that, in order to run your business efficiently, a lot has to happen even before the sun rises. And, you know your business model revolves around hard work and tradition. You’re a farmer.

We come from farms too, and we know that farmers and agribusiness owners need bankers who understand what’s important in running a successful business. We proudly offer deposits, financing, and treasury management solutions that are customized to meet your unique financial needs. Our expert team of agricultural bankers is here to help guide you. We offer you powerful industry information and financial tools to help your business flourish. 

Financial Solutions for Your Farm

OPERATING LINES OF CREDIT

  • Flexible solution for
    • Crop inputs
    • Market livestock
    • Feed and supplies
    • General farm operating needs
  • Variable or fixed interest rate options
  • Payment dates to match your commodity sales cycle

TERM LOANS

  • Used for capital purchases such as
    • Equipment
    • Livestock
    • Grain bins and facility updates
    • Trucks and trailers
  • Up to seven year payment terms
  • Variable or fixed interest rate options
  • Monthly, quarterly, semi-annual, or annual payment options available

REAL ESTATE LOANS

  • Used for purchasing or refinancing
    • Farms
    • Farmland
    • Buildings
    • Facility improvements
  • Up to 30-year terms
  • Variable or fixed interest rate options
  • Monthly, quarterly, semi-annual, or annual payment options available

FARM SERVICE AGENCY GUARANTEES

  • "Preferred Lender" with USDA's Farm Service Agency (FSA) to offer
    • Low, long-term fixed interest rates
    • Extended amortizations
    • Low down payments
    • Flexible payment options
    • Young and beginning farmer loan programs

Amber Keller

Senior Vice President Ag Banking

Amber has been an agricultural banker since 1992. She is a graduate of University of Wisconsin-Platteville with a Bachelor of Science degree in agricultural economics and has a Master of Business Administration degree from UW-Whitewater. Amber grew up on a dairy and...

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Jeff Russell

Senior Ag Lending Officer

Jeff has been an agricultural banker in southwest Wisconsin since 1979. He grew up on a farm in Shullsburg, Wisconsin, specializing in dairy, beef, hogs and grain. Jeff is a University of Wisconsin-Platteville graduate with Bachelor of Science degrees in business and economics....

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John Smith

Senior Ag Lending Officer

John has been involved with agricultural banking since 1981. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in agribusiness from University of Wisconsin-Platteville and holds additional degrees with the Cannon Financial Institute and the Graduate School of Banking at University of...

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TREASURY MANAGEMENT

Maximize your business strategy

WEALTH MANAGEMENT

Seeing the bigger picture

DEPOSIT SOLUTIONS

Put it somewhere safe