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Board Member Spotlight - Meet Kevin Grim

Kevin Grim is a grain farmer and grows corn, soybean and wheat on 1,560 acres. He also custom plants and harvests for other farmers in his community. He serves on the York County Conservation Board...

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Appreciating the Diversity Among Us

We recently interviewed Dr. Patreese Ingram, assistant dean of multicultural affairs with Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences. Dr. Ingram discussed diversity awareness in agriculture and...

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COVID Relief Bill - PPP Updates

We recently interviewed Dan Brogdon, AgChoice’s resident PPP expert. On December 27, 2020 President Trump signed the latest COVID-relief act and government funding bill. The legislation provides $900...

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Celebrating Pennsylvania Agriculture

We recently interviewed Russell Redding, Pennsylvania Secretary of Agriculture. The Pennsylvania Farm Show is an annual celebration of the agriculture industry in the commonwealth. Secretary Redding...

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The Future Workplace

Dr. David Kohl, Professor Emeritus Agricultural and Applied Economics, Virginia Tech University The pandemic has accelerated change in the U.S. and global workforce that was already occurring in the U...

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The Management Mindset of the 2020s

Dr. David Kohl, Professor Emeritus Agricultural and Applied Economics, Virginia Tech University A management mindset will be a critical element for success in the decade of the 2020s in agriculture...

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Year-End Financial Check-Up

We recently interviewed Larry Labowski, loan officer with AgChoice Farm Credit. A year-end financial check-up has many benefits for farm businesses. Larry discussed what should be included in a year...

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