Commercial Banking

Getting the equipment finance basics right for agribusiness

Cam Pittman
Posted by Cam Pittman
Equipment Finance
Tractor traveling through a field with harvest attachment at the rear, under a cloudy sky.

Growers, packers, and processors all require different equipment, and their needs further vary according to their end product.

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Post-quake tips to help wineries, other businesses get back on track

Adam Beak
Posted by Adam Beak
Agribusiness Banking
Closeup of large cracks in a road with dense groups of green trees on either side.

For businesses that are cyclical and dependent on Mother Nature, these tips can help with post-disaster recovery.

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What makes a winery bankable?

Adam Beak
Posted by Adam Beak
Agribusiness Banking
Broad view down the rows of a vineyard during sunset.

It’s about working with wineries whose management understands all the pieces of a particular puzzle.

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The 2014 drought and California wine

Adam Beak
Posted by Adam Beak
Agribusiness Banking
vineyard at sunset, with closeup on grapes

If the drought continues, it won’t devastate every vineyard, but it would create real challenges for some.

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