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SBA Deadline to Apply for Working Capital Loans for 2017 Frost and Freeze in Georgia

Dan Economy, Georgia, Industry News Release

The  U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding businesses in Georgia that working capital loans are still available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and private nonprofit organizations located in the counties of Burke, Columbia, Richmond and Screven in Georgia as a result of the frost and freeze on March 4 – 17, 2017. “Businesses that …

Farm Sector Working Capital to Decrease in 2017

Taylor Hillman Economy, Industry News Release

Farm financial liquidity describes how easily members of the farm sector can convert assets to cash in order to meet short term debt obligations. One measure of liquidity is working capital, which is the difference between current assets like cash and inventory, and short term debt. Higher working capital means much better financial health for the farm sector. The USDA …