Westminster, MD (March 24, 2012) – Customers of MidAtlantic Farm Credit (MAFC) should plan to attend one of the sectional stockholders’ meetings scheduled in April. Meeting attendees will join fellow stockholders, directors, and staff of MAFC for a meal and fellowship as well as hear an update on the association’s plans for 2012. Entertainment will follow the business portion of the meeting.
New this year, a grand prize will be awarded to one lucky customer or guest who attends one of the five sectional meetings. Attendees will have the opportunity to enter for a chance to win a Gator XUV 550 Crossover Utility Vehicle. The winner of the vehicle will be announced on or about April 25. In lieu of the UTV, the winner may accept a cash alternative.
Registration for the meetings will begin at 6:15 p.m. with diner being served at 7:00 p.m. The meeting dates and sites are as follows:
• April 2 Wicomico Civic Center, Salisbury, MD (new location)
• April 3 Modern Maturity Center, Dover, DE
• April 4 Yoder’s Restaurant, New Holland, PA
• April 10 Walkersville Fire Hall, Walkersville, MD
• April 11 Millwood Station, Winchester, VA
Stockholders will participate in the election of directors and nominating committee members at the meeting. In addition, mail-in ballots will be sent to all eligible voting stockholders home address on April 18. Bob Frazee, MidAtlantic’ s President/CEO invites all stockholders to attend the meeting most convenient to them. “It was another successful year for MidAtlantic,” notes Frazee. “I hope many of our customers will attend to hear a brief report on last year’s financial results and learn what management has planned this year to try and repeat last year’s results.”
MidAtlantic Farm Credit is one of the largest agricultural lenders on the east coast. They provide agricultural credit and crop insurance to farmers, rural landowners and agribusinesses in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia. They are part of the national Farm Credit System, a cooperative lender with more than 500,000 borrowers and a portfolio of over $160 billion. Additional information is available at www.mafc.com.
Sandy Wieber, Vice President of Marketing
MidAtlantic Farm Credit