Who Is Eligible?
All applicants for direct farm ownership loans must have participated in the day-to-day management of a farm or ranch for at least 3 years. New farmers and ranchers, military veterans, and underserved farmers and ranchers are encouraged to apply.
What Activities are Eligible?
FSA’s Direct Farm Ownership loans provide farmers and ranchers the opportunity to:
- Purchase farmland
- Construct and repair buildings
- Make farm improvements
- Pay closing costs
Please see program website for more details.
How much: Up to $300,000. No minimum loan amount.
Contact: Contact your local FSA office.