OCC BULLETIN 2014-24
Subject: Agricultural Lending
Date: May 28, 2014
To: Chief Executive Officers of All National Banks and Federal Savings Associations, Department and Division Heads, All Examining Personnel, and Other Interested Parties
Description: Comptroller's Handbook Booklet Revision and Rescission
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) issued today the “Agricultural Lending” booklet of the Comptroller’s Handbook, which revises the booklet of the same title issued in December 1998. This booklet provides guidance on agricultural lending, including an overview of agricultural lending markets, associated risks, and risk management practices.
The “Agricultural Lending” booklet
With the issuance of this booklet, the “Agricultural Lending” guidance on pages 21-22 of section 214 of the OTS Examination Handbook is rescinded.
For further information, contact Grant Wilson, Director for Commercial Credit Risk, at (202) 649-6432.
John C. Lyons Jr.