FSA administers both the direct and guaranteed loan programs.

FSA administers both the direct and guaranteed loan programs.

Farmers make an application for direct loans through their regional FSA county workplace, whereas assured loans are built through a farmer’s regional bank, credit union, CDFI, or other lending institution that is private.

Direct application for the loan types can be obtained online but farmers must make an application for direct loan help face-to-face at an FSA county workplace or USDA provider Center. Continue reading “FSA administers both the direct and guaranteed loan programs.”