Livestock Loans

Funding available for herd establishment, expansion and other livestock needs. Western AgCredit finances all types of livestock purchases, everything from adding a couple of animals to large herd expansions and everything in-between.

Loan Details

  • Terms from 3-7 years available
  • No origination or documentation fees in most instances

Payment Schedule

Your payment schedule can match the timing of when you get paid! Payments should align with the normal production cycle of the operation and are available:

  • Monthly
  • Quarterly
  • Semi-annually
  • Annually
  • Custom

Interest Rate and Term Options


  • Rate locked for the life of the loan (up to 7 years)
  • This option is the most stable for budgeting purposes


  • Established by the Board of Directors based on a Farm Credit Index
  • Subject to monthly changes
  • Generally reflects trends and changes in the money markets


  • Rates are tied directly to the Prime rate
  • Rate adjusts immediately in response to changes in the Prime rate


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