Financing Land, Farms and Dreams
First South Farm Credit has been financing rural Louisiana, Alabama and Mississippi for more than 80 years. We specialize in financing land for farming, and land ownership, as well as provide loans for agribusinesses and agricultural production. We also finance loans for Young, Beginning, and Small farmers and new generation farmers. We participate with underserved agriculture markets and underserved farm communities. Our loans and services are custom-packaged by professionals who understand rural land financing and lending.
Whether you need a loan for purchasing or refinancing land, agribusiness or agricultural production, we offer competitive rates, flexible terms, quick response and fast turnaround.
First South understands the needs of young, beginning, small and minority (YBSM) farmers, and we have programs uniquely designed to help you build the foundations of a successful operation. Read more in our YBSM program brochure (PDF 365 kb).
The farming business is constantly changing. First South sees the new markets served by new producers, and we are enthusiastic about meeting the challenges of supporting emerging business models. We are ready to respond with the appropriate loan products, lines of credit and expertise for your situation. Download the brochure and get more information (PDF 373 kb).
We have solutions available to meet your lifestyle needs and experienced loan officers to help choose the best options.
First South participates with Farm Service Agency (FSA) and Small Business Administration (SBA) loan guarantee programs.
For more about our loan programs and how they can help you, fill out our information request form.