Channel Financing

Flexible Options That Work for You

Our commitment to personalized service includes providing several options for financing that maximize your savings and offer maximum payment flexibility. At Channel you always have a choice, and your Channel Seedsman is here to help you develop a plan that’s best for your business.

Book & Go

Selecting your seed is the most important decision you make all year. With the flexible options through Channel® Book & Go, doing it early can also benefit your bottom line.

$10/Bag Seed Discount

Place your seed order between September 1 and October 31, 2019, and receive a $10 discount on every bag of corn seed purchased. Plus, choose how and when you want to pay by taking advantage of additional early cash and financing options.

$4/Bag Seed Discount

Place your seed order between September 1 and October 31, 2019, and receive a $4 discount on every bag of soybean seed purchased. Plus, choose how and when you want to pay by taking advantage of additional early cash and financing options.

Your Best Opportunity to Save

Save an Additional 10%

Maximize your savings with an early cash discount of an additional 10% off when you pay for your entire order by November 19, 2019. Combining this offer with your seed discounts gives you the best possible pricing for the season! With flexible options, you and your Seedsman can work together to choose the plan that fits your operation.

Early Cash Discount3
Key Dates November 19, 2019   December 13, 2019 January 17, 2020  March 20, 2020
Seed Discounts 10% 8% 6% 2%

If pay by credit card, the seed discount is 2% less than the published rate.

Participate in Book & Go by October 31, 2019, and pay in full by November 19, 2019, to maximize your savings or select from available financing discounts for payment flexibility.

Channel Preferred Financing With John Deere Financial

Financing as Low as Prime -1%

Through our partnership with John Deere Financial, you can receive seasonal payment terms when you choose Channel Preferred Financing. With a qualifying purchase, you’ll get financing as low as Prime -1% and up to a 9% seed discount on a $2,500 minimum purchase with a purchase commitment made by November 19, 2019. Qualifying products include Channel® brand corn, soybeans, sorghum and alfalfa products.

Channel Preferred Financing

 

Date

Early Cash Discount3

Prime -1%1

150 Day No Payment No Interest2
November 19  10% 9% discount* 5% discount*
December 13 8%  6% discount* 2% discount*
January 17 6% 4% discount* 2% discount*
March 20 2% N/A N/A

*Seed Discount Only

Alternative Financing Options

Channel offers the following additional financing options, letting you choose the plan that’s right for your farm.

Channel Bridge Financing Offered Through John Deere Financial

Take advantage of early discounts prior to paying your current existing balance.

Channel HarvestPlan Financing

Get 0% interest with delayed payment until November 25, 2019, when you sign up online by May 31, 2020, and make a minimum purchase of $2,500. Qualifying products include Channel brand corn, soybean, sorghum, alfalfa and Acceleron® portfolio purchases.

After working with your Channel Seedsman to find the right financing option for your operation, apply quickly and easily for Channel HarvestPlan Financing with our new online application.

A customer can participate in Prepay Early Cash Discount, John Deere Financing and HarvestPlan Fixed 0% financing programs BUT NOT ON THE SAME UNIT OF SEED/DOLLAR.

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  1. Offer valid on qualifying purchases made between 1 September 2019 to 31 August 2020. Offer limited to Multi-Use Account Agricultural customers with an available Special Terms limit. Subject to the Multi-Use Account credit agreement and approval. Prime -1% APR from the date of purchase, which may be prior to delivery, until November 2020, when the entire transaction amount and accrued interest is due in full. The Prime Rate will vary with the Citibank Prime Rate. Regular Multi-Use Account rates will apply after that date. Offer may be limited to qualifying products. $2,500 minimum purchase required. Subject to merchant participation, see your local merchant for complete details. Multi-Use Accounts are a service of John Deere Financial, f.s.b.
  2. Offer valid on qualifying purchases made between 1 September 2019 to 31 March 2020. Offer limited to Multi-Use Account Agricultural customers with an available Special Terms limit. Subject to the Multi-Use Account credit agreement and approval. After the 150 days NPNI promotional period, interest charges will begin to accrue at the regular Multi-Use Account rate until November 2020 when the entire transaction amount and accrued interest is due in full. Offer may be limited to qualifying products. $2,500 minimum purchase required. Subject to merchant participation, see your local merchant for complete details. Multi-Use Accounts are a service of John Deere Financial, f.s.b. 
  3. Prepay + Discount cannot exceed Eligible Seed Sales, and if it does, the associated discount will be reversed after the year-end Settlement process. Eligible sales include all transactions on the customer's account from September 1, 2019, to Settlement Date or August 31, 2020, whichever comes first.