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Our mission is to gain a clear understanding of your goals and guide you through the financing process to find the loan that is the best fit for you and your family.

Rural Home Loans

Do you own or are you purchasing a country home with acreage in a rural community? Our rural home specialists can make your loan experience simple and easy.

Hobby Farm Loans

If you own or dream of owning a residence with potential for farming, even though most of your income comes from off-farm sources, consider a Hobby Farm loan.

Agriculture Loans

Whether you are expanding your ranch, buying a farm, or making long-term improvements, MSF Agriculture has the agricultural land loan that fits your needs.

We are proud to assist American farmers and ranchers.

We understand that farming and ranching is hard work, and in times of uncooperative weather and struggling global economies, the challenges are even greater. Our goal is to assist in any way we can when it comes to financing – making the process easier for our customers so they can focus on their day to day operations instead of cutting through red tape.

Financial Assistance Programs to Help Farmers During the Pandemic

In a nationwide effort to “flatten the curve” of the COVID-19 pandemic, states are encouraging residents to practice social distancing. These measures have created an enormous financial and logistical strain for millions of businesses across the country. The...

Hobby Farming During a Pandemic: Useful Tips & Advice

We are living in unprecedented times. In the course of a few months, the coronavirus pandemic has utterly transformed almost every facet of our society. Industries are being pushed towards bankruptcy, and essential services like healthcare and food production are...

How Farmers Are Implementing Social Distancing

In an effort to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, cities and states have implemented strict social distancing laws. These laws have produced some unprecedented challenges for individuals, businesses, and even entire industries across the United States. In...

Tips for Applying for Beginning Farmers Loans

Most people working in the agricultural industry today have at least heard about the benefits of securing a land loan. Still, there tends to be a fair bit of confusion surrounding how and why someone should apply for a loan. Farmers who are just getting started, in...

Can Desalination Help Struggling Farms in California?

As temperatures grow hotter and droughts become longer, it’s becoming increasingly difficult for farmers to grow and sustain successful crops. And this, in turn, is making it increasingly vital for farmers to adopt new and innovative water-saving technologies.  There...

How to Protect Your Farm’s Water Supply from Pollution

Every small farm in the world depends on a source of clean freshwater in order to sustain crops and livestock. Some farmers use wells, others irrigate water directly from nearby rivers, streams, lakes, and ponds. No matter where it comes from, all agriculture requires...

Climate Smart Agricultural Practices that Can Help Save Water

With each passing year, the planet is experiencing longer droughts and higher temperatures. As a result, the global farming community is being forced to adapt to increasingly arid conditions. This places a significant strain on agriculture, which traditionally relies...

Small Farms Are Being Impacted by Water Shortage the Most

Small Farms Are Being Impacted by Water Shortage the Most Around the globe, agricultural communities are beginning to feel the catastrophic effects of climate change. Here in the US (as in many other countries), farmers are faced with increasingly severe droughts and...

How the Coronavirus Is Impacting the Cattle Industry

How the Coronavirus Is Impacting the Cattle Industry The coronavirus pandemic poses a very real threat to the stability of the US agricultural industry. And that, in turn, could potentially jeopardize the food supply chain that every American relies on.  As the crisis...

What You Need to Know About Coronavirus Relief for Farmers

What You Need to Know About Coronavirus Relief for Farmers The COVID-19 pandemic has been exerting a severe strain on almost every sector of our society. Millions of small businesses have been forced to indefinitely close, and even entire industries may never...