Provided by Farm Credit Mid-America
The senior vice president of agricultural lending with Farm Credit Mid-America is using football as a financing metaphor to help farmers manage risk.
Steve Witges says, for example, there are three layers of defense protecting the endzone, a farmer’s financial wellbeing
“You have the defensive line, that first line of defense stopping the opposition from getting into your endzone. I equate that to your earnings within your farming operation,” he says.