Early Branch Office | Farm And Ranch Loans In Early, TX

Counties Served: Brown, Mills

Farm and Ranch Loans In Brown County & Mills County, Texas

Ag-Business Loans From AG-Business Professionals

Farms and ranches require specialized lenders who understand their industry, and Central Texas Farm Credit is dedicated to providing Central Texa agriculture operations with the financial support they need to thrive.

Our lending agents and branch managers have worked in agriculture and understand how complicated it can be. That’s why they’re the person you should turn to when you need an agribusiness loan.


Become a Member-Owner

Central Texas Farm Credit is a cooperative, so when you take a loan through us you become both a member and an owner.

As a cooperative, we’re able to offer farmers, ranchers, and agricultural operations lower interest rates through annual patronage refunds.

These dividends allow us to strengthen our member-owners and Central Texas farming and ranching, generally throughout Mills and Brown County, Texas.


Early Branch Office | Farm And Ranch Loans In Early, TX
Office Hours:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm Friday

Toll Free: (877) 818-1759

Local: (325) 643-5563

Fax: (877) 818-9855

P.O. Box 3200
Early, Texas 76803
1026 Early Boulevard
Early, Texas 76802
Chris Jordan Tanner
Chris Tanner joined the Central Texas Farm Credit team in 2016. A native of Corpus Christi, Texas, Chris received a business administration and marketing degree from the University of Houston. She and her husband reside in Comanche County where they own a small cow/calf operation and grow hay. Chris is a member of Women in Agriculture and Central Texas CattleWomen. She also serves on a committee for the Brown County Extension Office. In her spare time, Chris enjoys traveling, hiking and photography.

Chris Jordan Tanner

Title: Branch Manager

Email: chris.tanner@ranchmoney.com

Kenna Faulkenberry
Kenna Faulkenberry, a Stephenville native, joined the Central Texas Farm Credit team in January 2020. Growing up, Kenna was actively involved in the agricultural industry, where she and her sister exhibited sheep and participated in 4-H and FFA. Additionally, her family operates a small cattle operation in the Hill Country. Kenna received a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural and Applied Economics from Texas Tech University in 2018 and a Master of Science in Agribusiness from Texas Tech University in 2019. She is a member of the Central Texas Cattlewomen and, in her spare time, enjoys spending time with her friends and family.

Kenna Faulkenberry

Title: Credit Officer Associate

Email: kenna.faulkenberry@ranchmoney.com

Grace Herrod
Grace Herrod joined the Central Texas Farm Credit team in 2020 as an intern and, in 2021, became a full-time CTFC employee. Growing up on the Silverbrook Ranch outside of Cross Plains, Texas, Grace was taught the importance of the agricultural industry from an early age. She was involved in FFA and exhibited Hereford steers during her youth. Her family runs a cattle operation outside of Cross Plains, and she hopes to start her own cattle operation one day, too. Grace attended Tarleton State University, where she received a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Services and Development with an emphasis in Agricultural Industries and Agencies. Grace loves traveling to new places and spending time with her friends and family.

Grace Herrod

Title: Customer Service Representative

Email: grace.herrod@ranchmoney.com

Shannon Rabon
Shannon Rabon joined the Central Texas Farm Credit team in 2022 with a background in administrative support and customer service experience. Before moving to Texas, she lived in Oregon for 15 years. Shannon loves spending time with her family and friends, enjoying the fresh air and beautiful nature on long walks. In her spare time, Shannon likes playing cards, dominoes, and board games.

Shannon Rabon

Title: Customer Service Representative

Email: shannon.rabon@ranchmoney.com

Brianna Castaneda
Brianna Castaneda joined the Central Texas Farm Credit team in 2022. A native of Brownwood, Brianna is a First Methodist Church member and is part of the PTO for her daughter’s elementary school. Brianna enjoys outdoor activities such as fishing, hunting, and zip-lining. She also appreciates finding hole-in-the-wall businesses, trying new foods, and attending Texas country concerts. Brianna loves living in the moment and spending quality time with her husband, Matt, and their four girls.

Brianna Castaneda

Title: Office administrator

Email: brianna.castaneda@ranchmoney.com

Ranch & Farm Loans From Our Early, TX Office

Farms and ranches are subject to volatility, either because of poor weather conditions or wear and tear on their equipment.

Central Texas Farm Credit offers low-interest farm & ranch loans so that you can get repairs on equipment or whatever else your operation needs to thrive year after year.


Agribusiness Loans From Our Early, TX Office

The variety of agribusiness operations makes traditional loans less appealing. Each business is unique, and a one-size-fits-all approach just doesn’t work in ag financing.

CTFC is a dedicated agribusiness lender. Whether you’re a sole producer or a multinational operation, we can provide tailored agribusiness loans that ensure your farm, ranch, or production facility thrives.


Land & Real Estate Loans From Our Early, TX Office

Whether you’re purchasing recreational land or a rural home on a large tract, you need a real estate lender that understands the market for undeveloped real estate sales.

Central Texas Farm Credit has specialized lending agents who understand the market. Whether you’re looking for an investment property or just a place to build a cabin, we’ll be able to find the loan product that best meets your needs.


AG Equipment Loans From Our Early, TX Office

Your livelihood depends on the equipment you use to plant, harvest, and otherwise run your farm. If something breaks down and you need new equipment, you’ll want a lending agency that knows your business.

CTFC offers farm equipment loans to help you get new or used farm machinery. Our team will ensure that you get a great loan product that keeps your operation running smoothly.


Livestock Loans From Our Early, TX Office

Whether you’re looking to expand your herd or otherwise improve your livestock operation, you need a loan from a lender that understands how to raise cattle, sheep, goats, and other livestock.

Central Texas Farm Credit offers a suite of livestock loans, including cow-calf, feedlot operations, and feeder livestock loans. Our lending agents are ready to help you and your herd today.


Farm Loans From Agents Who Understand Your Business

Central Texas Farm Credit is dedicated to helping the farmers, ranchers, and agriculture production facilities in our area truly thrive.

Contact us today to speak to one of our experienced agents to learn more about out agricultural lending products.