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Lone Star Ag Credit Sponsors Public Speaking Contest

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Dallas, Texas - Lone Star, ACA (Lone Star Ag Credit), the premier ag-lender in Texas, is proud to sponsor the State Fair of Texas Public Speaking Contest.  The contest will be held, Tuesday, Oct. 6 in Dallas.  4-H and FFA members in Texas from ages 8 to 18 will compete in 7 Divisions which include: Western Heritage, Natural Resources, Animal Science, Livestock Show Ethics, Agribusiness, Agricultural Policy and Agriscience. 


It is the second year for the State Fair of Texas to host a Public Speaking contest and the first year for Lone Star Ag Credit to sponsor it. The contest will be held on Ag Awareness Day and the finals will be held on the Chevy Main Stage with Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples present.


The State Fair of Texas began in 1886 and is still going strong today.  It is held at the Fair Park about 2 miles east of Dallas and will begin Sept. 25 and end Oct. 18.


“Lone Star Ag Credit is honored to support agricultural youth by being involved in the State Fair.  We know they are the future of agriculture and we are very proud of them,” said Daron Gates, CEO.


For more than 90 years, Lone Star Ag Credit has been a reliable source of financing for Rural America.  Lone Star Ag Credit is a $1 billion customer-owned cooperative that provides courteous, accurate service throughout a well-trained, highly motivated staff. Lone Star Ag Credit offers a wide variety of loan programs at competitive rates including agribusiness loans. Lone Star Ag Credit’s administrative offices are located in Fort Worth with credit offices located in Sweetwater, Abilene, Stephenville, Weatherford, Cleburne, Denton, Sherman, Bonham, Paris, Mount Pleasant, Clarksville and New Boston.

For more information please visit www.lonestaragcredit.com

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