Food and Agribusiness

Agricultural knowledge, experience, and commitment

Wells Fargo has been the nation's leading agricultural lender among commercial banks for 22 consecutive years.

Unmatched industry expertise

We understand business cycles and seasonality, and how they affect your bottom line. Our food and agribusiness bankers work closely with livestock farmers; fisheries; vegetable, fruit, and nut growers; grain merchandisers; food processors; greenhouse nurseries, and timber growers and processors. We also provide resources to help you manage risk. Our economists and risk managers track commodity prices, interest rates, and equity markets.

Value-added customer relationships

We take the time to listen and learn about your business and its growth opportunities, challenges, and operations. Our aim is to be a valued resource no matter where you are in your business life cycle, forging a relationship that will last. Our familiarity with your region’s growing conditions and economy, combined with the authority to make decisions locally, means we can offer you relevant, informed recommendations and rapid credit decisions that are based on your business’ unique circumstances.

Supply chain depth

We provide specialized financing for all areas of food and agribusiness, including:

  • Input
  • Supply
  • Production
  • Processing
  • Wholesale distribution and retailing

Products and services

  • Risk management
  • Investment banking
  • Commodity hedging
  • Interest rate hedging
  • Business valuation and succession planning