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Ag Loans

Walt Weiland
Direct Line: 608-366-2018
Vice President - NMLS #700004


Farm Service Agency (FSA) Guaranteed Loans

  • Allows for longer-term, lower-rate, fixed interest loan
  • Proceeds can be used to purchase farmland, livestock, equipment, inputs, construction or repair of buildings, perform conservation projects, or refinance debt
  • Maximum loan amount for 2018-2019 is $1,429,000 and is adjusted annually for inflation
  • Interest rates are negotiated between Union Bank of Sparta’s loan officer, a FSA loan officer and the applicant

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Operating Loans

  • Intermediate-term financing for your farm operation
  • Proceeds can be used for purchasing livestock, farm equipment, small improvements to buildings or refinancing debt 
  • Assist with farm expansions and the incorporation of new business partners or opportunities
  • Rates can be fixed or variable and are customizable to meet your needs

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Real Estate Loans

  • Owning farmland can help take the rent variable out of the crop and livestock production equation
  • Assist you to upgrade your facilities or build new
  • In-house, Farm Service Agency or the Small Business Association loans are available
  • Rates and terms can be custom tailored to meet your financial needs
  • No matter where the property is located, we can help make it yours

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Ag Line of Credit

  • Funds can be used to cover day-to-day operating expenses and crop inputs
  • Repayment is structured to sync with your farm’s financial calendar
  • Monitoring and managing your line of credit is easy with our mobile and online banking options

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