Federal Land Bank

Business / Finance / Federal Land Bank: A bank sponsored by the federal government to provide funds to institutions making loans to farmers.

Other Words for Land

Land Noun Synonyms: earth, (solid) ground, terra firma
Land Verb Synonyms: dirt, earth, soil, turf, sod, loam, mould
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Federal Financing Bank

Business / Finance / Federal Financing Bank: A system chartered in 1971 through the farm credit act providing farmers with credit services through a federal land bank, a federal intermediate credit bank, and a bank for cooperatives. See: Federal MORE

Federal Farm Credit System

Business / Finance / Federal Farm Credit System: An institution created by the government with the purpose of uniting the financing activities of the federal land banks, the federal intermediate credit banks, and the banks for cooperatives. See: Fed MORE

Farm Credit Banks

Business / Agriculture / Farm Credit Banks: Institutions within the Farm Credit System (FCS) that make direct long-term agricultural loans secured by farm real estate through Federal Land Bank Associations. They provide wholesale loan funds to MORE

Legal Bankruptcy

Business / Finance / Legal Bankruptcy: A legal proceeding for liquidating or reorganizing a business. MORE

Left Bank

Life Style / Wine / Left Bank: A collective term for the communes of the left bank of the Gironde in Bordeaux. For more information, see my guide to Bordeaux wine. MORE

Landwein (Germany, Austria)

Life Style / Wine / Landwein (Germany, Austria): The equivalent of French vin de pays, although whereas there are many enjoyable bottles of vin de pays, this is less likely to be true of landwein! MORE

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