FAME helps farms and agricultural businesses compete through these loan programs:
Agricultural Marketing Loan Fund connects agricultural businesses with funding to improve products and connect with consumers.
Dairy Improvement Fund helps Maine dairy farms and other dairy enterprises fund capital improvements to maintain and enhance the viability of their businesses.
Potato Marketing Improvement Fund assists Maine potato growers with funding to make their product competitive in a larger marketplace.
Nutrient Management Loan Program provides financing to certain agricultural businesses for projects that protect the environment.
Linked Investment Program for Agriculture helps reduce a borrower’s interest rate. Loans are approved and funded by the lender according to their own policies.