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Upcoming Events

January 24-25, 2018
Daily: 12:00 - 5:00 PM Eastern
The Fundamentals WebCourse is the foundation for all of CDFA’s educational offerings. This course will help you understand the variety of development finance tools available, from bonds, tax credits and TIF, to federal financing programs, RLFs, and access to capital lending resources.

Featured State Resources

New State Agriculture Financing Programs and Changes in MinnesotaMembers only Login
New state agriculture programs in Minnesota support first time farmers around the state. Ryan Roles with the Minnesota Department...
AgBMP Loan Program
AgBMP Loan Program Supplemental Material
A Guide to Creating MN Jobs in Energy EfficiencyMembers only Login
This report, produced by the American Jobs Project, culminates in recommendations for Minnesota’s leaders based on best practices...
MN Gov. Mark Dayton Signs Bipartisan $35M Rural Finance Authority BillMembers only Login
Delivering needed assistance to Minnesota's 74,000 farmers, Governor Mark Dayton today signed the bipartisan $35 million Rural...
Minnesota Clean Energy: Economic Impacts and Policy DriversMembers only Login
A new University of Minnesota study projects that the extension of the PTC and ITC programs may, in combination with other...

Minnesota Development Finance Headlines

Featured State Programs

Agricultural Development Bond ProgramMembers only Login
This program helps a young farmer receive an interest rate which is below market. Local lenders are able to offer the lower rate because the interest received is federally tax-exempt. Bonds can be used together with FSA's down payment loan program....
Agricultural Improvement Loan Program Members only Login
Provides financing for farm improvements including grain handling facilities, machine storage, erosion control, wells and manure systems. Borrowers must not have a total net worth exceeding $444,000 (indexed). RFA participation is 45 percent of the...
Angel Tax CreditMembers only Login
Minnesota's Angel Tax Credit provides a 25-percent credit to investors or investment funds that put money into startup companies focused on high technology, new proprietary technology, or a new proprietary product, process or service in specified...

CDFA Minnesota Supporters

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