Home > Tools & Resources > By Bank Type > Agricultural Banks Print Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Google Email Add to Favorites Agricultural Banking Page ContentFor more than 100 years, ABA has had a team dedicated to providing advocacy, research, education and public relations for America’s agricultural and rural banks. Featured Resources 2015 ABA National Agricultural Bankers Conference Uncertain times are inevitable. Join ABA and agricultural bankers from across the U.S. this October as we shed light on the opportunities that will prepare you for a successful—and sustainable—transition from a predictable business climate to one with new challenges. Reform Farm Credit This campaign website can help educate the public, press, policy makers and like-minded organizations about the overreach, abuse and risky transactions of the U.S.'s oldest Government Sponsored Enterprise, the Farm Credit System. Newsbytes Kansas’ Terry Barta to Receive Bruning Award, September 28, 2015ABA Hosts Meeting to Address Rural Appraiser Shortage, September 18, 2015SNL Article Spotlights Farm Credit System Abuses, August 26, 2015ABA Shares Tips for Navigating Tough Times in Farm Lending, August 19, 2015Regulatory Review Meeting Focuses on Rural Bank Burdens, August 5, 2015 Key Issues Credit Union Competition Farm Credit System Reform Regulatory Burden ABA Resources The Farm Credit System: America’s Least Known Government-Sponsored Enterprise 10 Financial Tips for America's Young and Beginning Farmers 15 Questions to Ask Before Purchasing Farmland ABA Agricultural and Rural Banking Committee ABA Alliance with Farmer Mac Press Releases Industry Provider Directory ABA Staff Steve Apodaca, SVP, Agricultural & Rural Banking Ed Elfmann, VP, Congressional Relations Staff Department Contact List ABA Experts on Call Email Bulletins Ag Banking quarterly Member Email Bulletin Bert Ely's Farm Credit Watch Training & Events ABA National Agricultural Bankers Conference Introduction to Ag Lending Complete list of offerings ABA Endorsed Solutions Farmer Mac is a secondary market solution for agricultural banks, offering ABA members a streamlined seller approval process and preferred pricing on select products, as well as customized learning tools and support from service specialists. Learn more about ABA Endorsed Solutions. ABA Reports and Data Agricultural Banks Performance Scorecard Members-only tool allows agriculture banks to benchmark performance of 23 indicators against peers of similar size and loan concentration. 2014 Farm Bank Performance Report Newly released performance report regarding farm banking. Top 100 Ag Banks by Dollar Volume 2Q 2015 Top 100 Ag Banks by Concentration 2Q 2015 ContactQuestions? Please contact Steve Apodaca or more information.