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Learn How Farmers Can Receive Funding from the National PC Bank

Calling Farmers | September 13, 2019
As a farmer there may come a time when it’s necessary to expand your farming operations. Securing the right kind of financing will help ensure your farm continues to prosper as it grows. On today’s edition of Calling Farmers, we share a few tips for helping you to secure financing.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
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Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer