AgHeritage Farm Credit Services is opening a new branch at 800 S. Main St. in Downtown Pine Bluff on Monday, March 11.


The Pine Bluff branch will be the 10th AgHeritage FCS branch location, according to a news release.


The experienced staff includes Ag Lending Officer Seth Speight, Ag Lending Officer Evan Staton and Customer Specialist Gayla Bogy.


“We are extremely excited about our office expansion into Pine Bluff,” said Greg Cole, president and chief executive officer of AgHeritage Farm Credit Services.


“The new branch strengthens our existing presence in the greater southeastern Arkansas area and provides additional convenience to our existing customer-owners – as well as to the new ones we hope to serve in the future. It also reinforces our commitment of support to Arkansas farmers and agribusinesses,” Cole said.


AgHeritage Farm Credit Services is a financial cooperative with owned and managed assets of approximately $1.4 billion as of December 31, 2018. The agency provides credit and related services to more than 3,000 farmers, ranchers and producers or harvesters of aquatic products in 24 Arkansas counties.


Branch offices are located in Batesville, Brinkley, Lonoke, McGehee, Newport, Pocahontas, Pine Bluff, Searcy, Star City and Stuttgart.