Connecticut’s top five agricultural commodities are greenhouse & nursery, dairy products, chicken eggs, aquaculture, and tobacco. Did you know that 60% of the land area in Connecticut is in farmland, open space and forest. When visiting farms in Connecticut you may notice niche markets or camilds – alpacas and llamas, broilers, buffalo, turkeys and farm-produced pheasants. The Nursery and Greenhouse sector are popular for producing ornamental shrubs, flowers, bedding plants, Christmas trees and more. This area of agriculture accounts for 45 percent of the state’s farm receipts in Connecticut.
Ag Lending Group loves to work with farmers in the state of New Mexico. We work with aspiring farmers, experienced farmers and those looking for agricultural investments. The Ag Lending Group team has over 4 decades of experience with farming and finance.