Our 5 Point Philosophy
Direction for our cooperative.
When we say, “You’re in power,” we mean it. As a member of Farmers Electric Cooperative, you share in its ownership. Select from the topics below to learn more about Farmers EC, how we serve our communities, and your role in guiding what we do.
Over the years, hundreds of people throughout our service area have found rewarding careers providing professional energy services to our members. If you’d like to join them, consider applying for one of the positions on our Careers page.
You’ll encounter Farmers EC on the streets, on the farm, at the ballpark, and at homes and businesses throughout our service area. Our heart is in helping take care of the communities we serve, because we live and work where you do.
About Farmers EC
In 1937, a group of Northeast Texas neighbors got together to bring electrical power to the lives of everyone in our communities. The rest is history—and we’re still making it today.
Facts and Figures
Look at how we’ve grown! Over the past eight decades, our co-op has increased in service area, capabilities, energy production, and just about every other measurement you can imagine. We’re pretty proud—and we’re grateful to members like you for making it work.
You have a voice—and here’s a great opportunity to use it! The Annual Meeting is just one of many ways to have your say in the policies and operations of your co-op. Bonus: Quality time with your friends and neighbors!
Board of Directors
Each year, co-op members choose who serves on our Board of Directors to determine the organization’s policies and direction. Click here to get details about our current board.
To provide reliable, affordable power and consistently good service, Farmers EC works within a simple, proven framework. Here’s a look at the functional philosophy that informs our everyday work and our long-term goals.
Capital Credits Member Bonus
Every time you pay your electric bill, you’re investing in your co-op, and you build equity every year you maintain your membership. Your return on that investment comes in the form of a Capital Credits Member Bonus.
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