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Fit for Ag / Jingle Bell Jog 2022

Fit for Ag / Jingle Bell Jog 2022 Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, Kids Fun Run for Children’s of Mississippi Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders IT IS BACK! Mark your calendars for the 2022 Fit for Ag / Jingle Bell …

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Get to Know Stephen Bass

Meet Southern AgCredit’s Vice President of Lending in Meridian, Mississippi Hi, Stephen! What were you doing before you came to Southern AgCredit? I was working at a commercial bank in Meridian, primarily doing commercial and consumer loans. You live in …

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Rural Internet Options in Louisiana and Mississippi

Federal and state programs are bringing broadband access to rural parts of Louisiana and Mississippi. Learn the latest developments.

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Southern AgCredit Holds Ceremonial Groundbreaking for New Headquarters and Branch

Southern AgCredit held a groundbreaking ceremony on December 14, 2021, celebrating the start of construction on its new headquarters and branch. The new building will be located at 306 Commerce Center Drive in Ridgeland, Mississippi.  The rural lending cooperative specializes …

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Commissioner Gipson Announces Additions to the Dixie National Livestock Show and Rodeo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 8, 2021 JACKSON, Miss. – Today, Mississippi Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Andy Gipson announced several additions to the 2022 Dixie National Livestock Show and Rodeo during a press conference held at the Mississippi Trade Mart. …

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Higher Education Programs in Forestry

Learn about degree programs preparing future foresters in Louisiana and Mississippi.

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Get to Know Kelly Coleman

After twenty years in commercial lending, Kelly Coleman is glad to be back where he started: agricultural lending. Now a relationship manager with Southern AgCredit, this native Louisianan is inspired to serve Southern AgCredit’s borrower-owners in our growing Ruston office. 

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Get to Know Alex Riser, VP and Branch Manager for Southern AgCredit’s Gulfport Branch

Alex Riser, branch manager of Southern AgCredit’s Gulfport location, has overseen exponential growth in the Mississippi coastal region. What’s the secret to his success? It’s likely a combination of his experience as an avid outdoorsman, agricultural real estate broker and …

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Southern AgCredit Awards $30,000 in Scholarships to Mississippi and Louisiana Students

RIDGELAND, Mississippi — Southern AgCredit, a rural financing cooperative, is pleased to announce its 2021 scholarship recipients. The co-op awarded over $30,000 in scholarships to 28 students.    To qualify, each applicant had to be a current Southern AgCredit borrower, …

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Apply Now for Southern AgCredit Scholarships!

Each applicant must be a current Southern AgCredit borrower or a current borrower’s child, grandchild, or spouse. The deadline for entry is March 15, 2021, and the winners will be notified in April. Visit http://www.southernagcredit.com/scholarships to learn more!

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Get to Know Devin Davis, Southern AgCredit’s Ruston Branch Manager

If you want to move to the country, buy some recreational land, or operate a commercial farm, there are few better places to go than Northern Louisiana. This area of the world isn’t referred to as a “Sportsman’s Paradise” for nothing. And for people who are looking to finance their dreams, they won’t find a better friend than Southern AgCredit’s Ruston branch manager, Devin Davis. Get to know our affable and skillful financing expert.

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COVID-19 and Hurricane Relief Assistance Update 10.28.20

Dear Customer-owners, Southern AgCredit continues to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the damage caused from several hurricanes that have swept through Mississippi and Louisiana. We continue to provide relief for our customer-owners who were negatively impacted by the …

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Southern AgCredit Gives Back to Hurricane Sally Victims

Southern AgCredit recently donated $3,000 to Feeding the Gulf Coast to assist in providing food for Hurricane Sally victims.

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USDA Announces Details of Direct Assistance to Farmers through the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

Are you a farmer or rancher whose operation has been directly impacted by the coronavirus pandemic? The Coronavirus Food Assistance Program will provide direct relief to producers who faced price declines and additional marketing costs due to COVID-19. Click here …

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COVID-19 Update 5.14.20

May 14, 2020 Dear Stockholders, Southern AgCredit continues to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and adjust our operations to keep our customers and staff as safe as possible.  Our branches continue to remain closed to public, however we are open for …

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Congratulations to our 2020 Scholarship Recipients!

$2500 – Jimmie Dick Carter scholarship Ava Fratesi Leland, Mississippi Mississippi State University $2500 – Emery Skelton scholarship Mary Grace Hobart Hollandale, Mississippi Mississippi State University $1000 – scholarship recipients Amis Wyatt McMillan Biloxi, Mississippi Mississippi State University Anna Swayze …

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Southern AgCredit COVID-19 Relief Options

At Southern AgCredit, we’ve been supporting agriculture and our rural communities for over 100 years and that commitment does not change even during the most difficult of times.

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COVID-19 and Severe Weather Relief Options

We know that some of our borrowers have been adversely impacted by COVID-19 and/or the vicious storms that have blown through our area. We have relief options available if you have been negatively affected.

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COVID-19 Relief Options

In support of our stockholders whose operations have been negatively impacted by coronavirus (COVID-19) and the severe weather encountered on April 12, 2020, we have several relief options available.

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COVID-19 Update

To ensure the continuity of our day-to-day operations, we are taking additional steps to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and to protect the health and well-being of our employees, customers and the communities we serve.

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Southern AgCredit continued response to coronavirus (COVID-19)

At Southern AgCredit, we are continuing to monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19). We want to ensure you that we remain open for business and meeting the needs of our customer-owners. To protect the safety of our staff, many are working remotely, making use of technology and guaranteeing that we continue operation during this uncommon circumstance.

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Southern AgCredit Response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

At Southern AgCredit, we place the highest priority on the safety of our borrowers and employees. In this time of uncertainty, we want to let you know that we are continually and proactively monitoring the coronavirus and taking any action needed based on guidance from public health officials.

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Coronavirus Alert

It is our greatest priority to protect the health and safety of our borrowers and employees. Although our employees are taking all appropriate precautions, we would like to encourage our customers to consider contacting their local branches through email or …

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Southern AgCredit Supports Record-Breaking Dixie National Sale

Southern AgCredit partnered with other organizations to purchase five champion animals at the Dixie National Junior Round-Up Livestock Show.

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Apply Now for Southern AgCredit Scholarships!

Southern AgCredit awards nearly $30,000 in scholarships annually to deserving high school and college students with interests in agriculture.

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Check out our new location in Ruston!

Visit our new Southern AgCredit branch location in Ruston, Louisiana downtown at 600 North Vienna Street.

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Rural Lending Co-op Holds Open House for New Hattiesburg Office

HATTIESBURG, Miss. – Southern AgCredit, a rural lending cooperative, recently held an open house for their new Hattiesburg office. The new branch office is located at 6580 US Highway 98 in Hattiesburg, Miss. “We are thrilled to open our new …

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Southern AgCredit 2019 Scholarship Winners are Announced

Southern AgCredit awards educational scholarships each year to agriculture students in high school and college. See the 2019 scholarship winners.

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Fit for Ag / Jingle Bell Jog Raised $30,000 for Batson Children’s Cancer Center

Southern AgCredit raised $30,000 for Batson Children’s Cancer Center at the 2018 Jingle Bell Jog.

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MS Business Journal Honors Joe Hayman as a 2019 Top CEO

Joe Hayman, CEO of Southern AgCredit, has been named one of Mississippi’s Top CEOs for 2019 by the Mississippi Business Journal.

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