FLORENCE - ArborOne Farm Credit has two scholarships for high school seniors interested in pursuing a career path in agriculture. Eligible applicants are high school seniors who plan to continue their education at a two- or four-year college on a full-time basis. The student must live within ArborOne's 12-county territory, which includes Clarendon, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Georgetown, Horry, Lee, Marion, Marlboro, Sumter and Williamsburg counties. The deadline to apply is March 31. Applications can be found at www.ArborOne.com, or by calling 1 (800) 741-7332.
ArborOne Farm Credit is an agricultural lending cooperative owned by its member-borrowers and serving the 12 counties of the Pee Dee region of South Carolina. It provides farm loans for land, equipment, livestock and production; loans for recreational property; crop insurance; and rural home mortgages. ArborOne is part of the national Farm Credit System, a network of financial cooperatives established in 1916 to provide a dependable source of credit to farmers and rural America.