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Resources for the FCS
For FCS Board Members

Image of document coverThe Director’s Role, which describes the responsibilities of FCS institution board members (PDF, 66 pages, 7.89 MB). Also available in Spanish (PDF, 76 pages, 1.04 MB).







For FCS Borrower-Members

Nominating Committee Brochure coverThe Role of Farm Credit System Nominating Committees, a brochure describing the responsibilities of bank and association nominating committees in the director nomination process. Also available in Spanish (PDF, 2 pages, 9.06 KB).








For FCS Staff and Board Members
  1. The FCA Handbook, which contains statutes related to FCA, FCA and FCSIC regulations, FCA Board policy statements, FCA bookletters, and pending regulations
  2. Info Memos, Bookletters, and Other Guidance, including Board Policy Statements and summaries of selected legal opinions
  3. The FCA Examination Manual, including the Information Technology section
  4. Consolidated Reporting System Reports
  5. Submit Data to FCA
  6. Governance of FCS Institutions
  7. E-commerce
  8. Loan Portfolio Management Guidance
  9. Farmland Collateral Risk
  10. FAQs About Governance Changes in 2006
  11. Enforcement Actions by Other Regulators
  12. FAQs About the Disclosure and Reporting Rule
  13. FAQs About Collateral Evaluations
  14. Market Emergency Standby Resolution
  15. FAQs About Borrower Rights
  16. FAQs About Stress Testing Expectations
  17. Flood Disaster Protection
  18. Stress Testing Best Practices as of August 23, 2010
  19. Criminal Referral Form (PDF, 1.88 MB)
  20. FAQs on Operating and Strategic Business Planning for Diversity and Inclusion
  21. Related Services List (FCA Regulation 618, Subpart A)
  22. FAQs About Similar Entity Reporting
  23. FAQs About Risk Identification

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