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ABA Commercial Lending School - Agricultural

April 28 - May 3, 2019 • Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

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2019 Schedule  |  2019 Course Catalog  |  Advisory Board

Curriculum details for 2019 will be updated soon.

The Agricultural Lending School provides expert instruction on effective lending within the industry's specialized needs. Students will hone their skills in building reliable projections in an environment of commodity price volatility as well as employ agri-business-specific techniques to better analyze and evaluate opportunities. The school features real-life case studies, networking and group participation to help reinforce learning

Students will:

  • Explore the risk and rewards of both specific and general areas of Ag lending.
  • Investigate risk management tools that help minimize potential losses.
  • Develop tactics for early detection of deteriorating credits and how to manage out of them as well as best practices for preparing work-out loans.
  • Evaluate agricultural cycles and gain a solid understanding of analyzing and projecting ag-related financials, including cattle, field crops, poultry and dairy operations.

​Program Questions? Please contact John Capotosto for more information.


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