Farm Loans for Iowa Agriculture
Are you looking for a farm loan in Iowa? Do you have farm real estate? Do you need operating capital? Conterra provides farm real estate backed loans in Iowa and throughout the United States. Conterra can provide a variety of loan products including revolving lines of credit (RLOC) in Iowa. You can refinance your RLOC into a low long term fixed rate which can help reduce your risk in your Iowa farm operation. Conterra also offers crop insurance and operating lines of credit in Iowa. For highly qualified borrowers Conterra has a new credit score based approval program called Conterra Ag Premier, where we can provide quick approvals usually within 24-48 hours of submission.
Joe Erickson is our relationship manager in Iowa and he knows the challenges that Iowa farmers are facing. He is ready to talk about your farm and what Conterra can do to provide financing for your operation. Lets Talk About Your Options.
Iowa Ag Production
Conterra knows Iowa agriculture is the nations top producer in corn, egg, and pork production totaling 30 million acres of farmland. Iowa is surprisingly 2nd in wind turbine installed capacity and generates the largest percentage of energy produced at 37% of it’s supply. The main commodities in Iowa agriculture are corn, hogs, soybeans, cattle and calves, and dairy products.
Lending in Iowa FAQ's
Can I get a loan using my land as collateral in Iowa?
Yes, Conterra offers ag real estate lending. We have creative financing to maximize your purchasing power through ag real estate collateral.
How long are your terms for financing Iowa farm land?
Conterra has long term fixed rates out to 30 years, as well as short term financing, bridge loans, and RLOC’s to meet the financing needs of Iowa farmers.
What are the steps to expand my farm operation in Iowa?
Increasing your working capital helps your chances of successfully growing your agribusiness. You have options available through the value of your real estate to expand your operation and mitigate your financial risk by having more cash for operations. Your first step is to talk to one of our ag lending experts to learn more about leveraging the equity and value of your land to help expand your operation.
Can I increase my working capital to finance farm upgrades with revolving line of credit or cash-out operational loan.
Yes, Conterra has many financing options available to help finance your farm’s needs including revolving lines of credit (RLOC) which can later be refinanced into long term loans.
If I get approved for a land loan, does an appraisal need to be ordered on the property?
Yes, Conterra will order an appraisal on your land in Iowa through our network of certified appraisers. With our Conterra Ag Premier application we utilize an internal evaluation on the property.
Does Conterra offer Crop Insurance in Iowa?
Yes, Conterra offers crop insurance in Iowa. This includes Margin Protection, Yield Protection, Whole Farm Revenue Protection and other farm insurance products. Please visit our Crop Insurance Page to learn more or contact your regional relationship manager to learn more.
Do you offer Farm Operating Loans or Operating Lines of Credit in Iowa?
Yes, Conterra has (OLOC) operating lines of credit programs for farmers and ranchers in Iowa. You can learn more on our Operating Loans page or contact your regional relationship manager to learn more.
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We have a many loan products including our Rapid Application which is a credit scorecard based model designed to deliver quick underwriting decisions with a simplified application process.