We at Lakeland Farm And Ranch Direct, a division of Lakeland Group understand that working the land and managing livestock is a rewarding but difficult business. We can help to make your life simpler & easier by making the financial commitment less of a burden.

We offer financing on all of our products, but we can also help you navigate the sometimes complex world of Provincial and State funding programs.

LAKELAND FINANCING

Lakeland Financing in Canada – National Leasing

Lakeland Farm And Ranch Direct, a division of Lakeland Group is also an Approved Vendor for NATIONAL LEASING. This is a simple and flexible way of financing equipment on a semi annual payment on a 3, 4 or 5 year schedule.

This is arranged by an easy 3 step process:

  1. Fill out a simple no obligation ‘quick application’ with a Lakeland customer service representative. This is submitted to National Leasing for credit approval. Download the National Leasing Application form.
  2. Once approved, National Leasing will send you documents to sign which will include a payment schedule.
  3. Send National Leasing the signed documents and first payment. When this is received by National Leasing, Lakeland Farm And Ranch Direct, a division of Lakeland Group can deliver your equipment.

Financing this way conserves your capital, helps your cashflow and preserves your existing credit lines. The payments are classified as an expense and therefore MAY qualify for 100% tax write-off. Lease-to-purchase financing gives you the flexibility to upgrade to the latest equipment which becomes yours for as little as $1 at the end of the term. It also gives you flexibility in forecasting & budgeting making for simplified accounting and budget management.

Lakeland Funding in the USA – Western Equipment Finance

Lakeland Farm And Ranch Direct, a division of Lakeland Group is also an Approved Vendor for WESTERN FINANCE & LEASE. This is a simple and flexible way of financing equipment on a semi annual payment on a 3, 4 or 5 year schedule.

Western Finance & Lease is a full-service equipment leasing company that provides financing to individuals and companies of all sizes. The specialize in used equipment leasing as well as new. Whether the customer is a farmer, rancher or commercial business owner, Western has the leasing program to meet their needs. Download the Western Equipment Application form.

Financing this way conserves your capital, helps your cashflow and preserves your existing credit lines. The payments are classified as an expense and therefore MAY qualify for 100% tax write-off. Lease-to-purchase financing gives you the flexibility to upgrade to the latest equipment which becomes yours for as little as $1 at the end of the term. It also gives you flexibility in forecasting & budgeting making for simplified accounting and budget management.

PROVINCIAL AND STATE FUNDING PROGRAMS

Canadian Provincial Funding Programs

We have created a new area on our website where we have collected all of the programs we know about for you to check out.

Each program has its own set of rules and forms to fill out, but we can help you through the application process from start to finish.

CLICK HERE to see our revamped program area. 

US State Funding Programs

COMING SOON! We are in the midst of researching all of programs available in the US, and are in the midst of creating a US program page similar to our Canadian one. The good news is that there are a TON of programs available at the State level for farmers that are looking to expand their operations. Here are some of the ones we’ve found in our travels, more to come soon!

Montana Agricultural Grant and Loan Programs

North Dakota Department of Agriculture