Secured farm loans

The best loan conditions

Available only in Quebec.

Loans guaranteed by the FinancièreaAgricole du Québec (FADQ).

To be eligible for agricultural or forestry loans, farms must:

  • demonstrate long-term viability
  • be at least 60% owned by agricultural practitioners
  • abide by the environmental standards set forth in the Environment Quality Act (R.S.Q., chapter Q-2) and the Agricultural Operations Regulation, including the requirements involving the phosphorus report and the operating rights



  • Attractive, Desjardins-negotiated interest rate
  • Interest rate discount for the duration of the loan
  • Optional protection against interest rate hikes if eligible

Learn more
Read the following sections on La Financière agricole du Québec website: