The program, called EZ Guarantee Loans, uses a simplified application process to help beginning, small, underserved and family farmers and ranchers apply for loans of up to 0,000 from USDA-approved lenders to purchase farmland or finance agricultural operations.USDA also unveiled a new category of lenders that will join traditional lenders, such as banks and credit unions, in offering USDA EZ Guarantee Loans...He is also an attorney who is used to tackling tough questions.

At Focus on the Family, we've offered a range of resources and expert advice bringing biblical principles to bear in this area.

Some of the messages we've presented have taken the position that Christians can apply their faith in such a way that they can still work within the system they've inherited.

The topics he's going to be dealing with are ones in which equally committed Christians have found different biblical interpretations.

Not all will agree with Scott's approach, and we invite feedback from anyone who believes there are better interpretations for the biblical passages Scott draws from.

Four CA Regional Agritourism Summits in February & March The University of California Small Farm Program and UC Cooperative Extension advisors in four California regions are working with local partners to organize Regional Agritourism Summits for everyone involved in California agritourism.

The Summits will be occasions for farmers, ranchers, county planners, the tourism community and others involved to share, learn, and plan together.Each summit will be a participatory, all-day session with lunch provided.Participants are invited to bring marketing and organizational information to display and share.Other messages have stressed that Christians need to be much more counter-cultural.Joshua Harris, for instance, has promoted a model of courtship that harkens back to a model used broadly before modern dating evolved.This is a widgeted area which is called Featured Bottom.