Input Financing Application

Earn 0% financing and defer payment until April 31, 2025 with the Sunrise Input Financing Program.

*Please note there will be a $250 application fee if the completed application and all corresponding documents are not received by August 31, 2023. 

2024 Input Financing application - PRINT VERSION

Choose this option to print, complete and mail the Input Financing brochure to:
Sunrise Credit Office at P.O. Box 870, Fremont, Ohio 43420-0870

2024 Input Financing Online application

Choose this option to submit the Input Financing Application and documents
online through our new customer friendly digital application. 

Input Financing Commonly asked questions

What Is The Sunrise Cooperative Input Financing Program?
The Sunrise Input Financing Program allows you to finance your fall, spring and summer crop input purchases. The program also allows you to finance your agronomy prepay purchases from Sunrise Cooperative. Eligible charges are to be made between September 1, 2023 and August 31, 2024. To qualify for the program you must apply for a minimum of $10,000 to be financed. (Application Deadline: February 28, 2024)
What Paperwork Needs To Be Submitted?
  • A completed and signed application with all needed signatures
  • 2022 tax return: first two pages of your 1040
  • Schedule F & Schedule 1
  • Balance sheet
  • 1065 or 1120 form (if applicable)
If you are a partnership or a corporation:
  • A completed and signed application
  • 2022 tax return and balance for the partnership and/or corporation
  • Personal tax return and balance for each co-applicant
*A note and a contract will be required in all cases. A crop lien and crop insurance may be necessary.
When Is The Application Deadline?
February 28, 2024 is the deadline for all input financing applications. However, there will be a $250 application fee if completed application and all corresponding documents are not received by August 31, 2023. 
What Is The Financing Rate?
Your finance rate is determined by the percentage of supplies purchased from Sunrise. In order to get the best possible rate, which is 0%, you need to purchase 100% of your business in all categories. The highest rate is 2% over prime.
How Are Your Input Products Priced?
The prepaid or cash price in effect at the time of billing will be used for products. The regular price will be used for services such as custom application, delivery or equipment rental.
When Do Finance Charges Begin?

Finance charges are calculated from the date of invoice when product is either picked up, or the pre-paid price is locked in. Finance charges are not compounded.

How Are Finance Charges Calculated At The End Of The Program?
Any amount of principal not paid when due shall bear a finance charge from 30 or 31 days prior to the date when due until principal amount is paid in full, at a rate per month equal to two percent (2%). A principal payment can be made at any time before they are due.
When Is The Crop Finance Payment Due?
  • Level 1+ - August 31, 2025
  • Level 1 - April 30, 2025
  • Level 2 - March 31, 2025
  • Level 3 - February 28, 2025
  • Level 4 - December 31, 2024
  • Level 5 - December 31, 2024
What Happens If I Don’t Purchase The Percent Of Agronomy In The Level I Selected From Sunrise?
The financing rate will be adjusted to the level that was met and made retroactive to the invoice date.
How Do I Apply?
1. A completed and signed application can be mailed to: Sunrise Credit Office at P.O. Box 870, Fremont, Ohio 43420-0870

2. Complete an online application HERE.

*You will have a reply on your application within ten (10) business days. 
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