Farmer Community & Qualifications
Does Steward work with beginning farmers and ranchers?
How does Steward assess animal welfare in farming projects?
Why partner with Steward versus raising capital independently?
What does the Steward loan process involve?
How does Steward define sustainable and regenerative agriculture?
What kind of agriculture businesses does Steward work with?
Am I eligible for a Steward loan?
Can I use a Steward loan to purchase land?
Using The Steward Platform
Using Steward: Application Process
About Project Pages
What identity verification documents do I need?
Verify your business with Steward's payment facilitator
What should I include in my Farm Page?
Using Steward: Live Project
How does Lender Checkout Work?
What happens when a project successfully meets its loan amount?
How do I find anchor lenders to participate in my loan?
What is the point of the private raise period?
Using Steward: Growth & Repayments
Farmer Educational Resources
Education: Farm Finance
Education: Become a Marketing Master
Receiving a commercial loan from Steward - FAQs
FAQ Participated Loans - Borrowers
How is tax handled for my loan participation?
Payment Profile Creation - Errors and Solutions
Why did my transaction fail?
How does Lender Checkout work?
How much can I lend to a project?
What is Dwolla?
What lender opportunities are available with Steward?
What transaction methods are available when participating in a loan?
What are the fees for lenders?
Why is personal information required in order to handle payment on Steward?
Why is my transaction still pending?
Your Steward Wallet
FAQ Participated Loans - Lenders
Updated by Steward Team
Your farm page allows you to describe your regenerative or sustainable agriculture business on the Steward platform.
Give potential participating lenders valuable information about your business to support your Steward participated loan. The farm page should describe your business and what makes it successful to help lenders make a fair assessment before they contribute to your loan.
Tips for creating a successful farm page
As well as showcasing your past and current Steward loans, your farm page is a great place to give an overview of your business practices and make that initial introduction to lenders. Be sure to cover details that will be important to those passionate about regenerative and sustainable agriculture.
Topics you may like to cover:
- The farm's background and history
- A brief introduction to the key team members in the business
- Sustainable and regenerative practices your business employs
- What makes your businesses an important part of your local food system