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World Rough Rice Prices Unchanged from Last Week

World Rough Rice Prices Unchanged from Last Week

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 6, 2017

The Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced the following prevailing world market prices of milled and rough rice, adjusted for U.S. milling yields and location, and the resulting marketing loan gain (MLG) and loan deficiency payment (LDP) rates

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USDA Lending Rates Up from November

USDA Lending Rates Up from November

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 1, 2017

USDA’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced interest rates for December 2017. The Commodity Credit Corporation borrowing rate-based charge for December is 1.500 percent, up from 1.375 percent in November. The interest rate for crop year commodity loans less than one

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Farm Bill: Tax Legislation and the Specter of Sequestration

Farm Bill: Tax Legislation and the Specter of Sequestration

👤By Jonathan Coppess, Gary Schnitkey, and Nick Paulson, University of Illinois Ag Economists; and Carl Zulauf, Ohio State University Ag Economist 🕔Nov 24, 2017

A recent analysis by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has raised concerns about the potential impact the Congressional tax bills could have on farm programs and the farm bill. In short, the concern raised is that if the tax bills

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World Rough Rice Prices Unchanged from Last Week

World Rough Rice Prices Unchanged from Last Week

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 8, 2017

The Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced the following prevailing world market prices of milled and rough rice, adjusted for U.S. milling yields and location, and the resulting marketing loan gain (MLG) and loan deficiency payment (LDP) rates

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USDA Lending Rates Up from Oct.

USDA Lending Rates Up from Oct.

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 1, 2017

USDA Commodity Credit Corporation today announced interest rates for November 2017.  The Commodity Credit Corporation borrowing rate-based charge for November is 1.375 percent, up from 1.250 percent in October.  The interest rate for crop year commodity loans less than one

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Commodity Loans, Setasides: Sorting Through the Options – Commentary

Commodity Loans, Setasides: Sorting Through the Options – Commentary

👤By Harwood D. Schaffer and Daryll E. Ray, Agricultural Policy Analysis Center 🕔Oct 26, 2017

If the loan rates that we discussed in our previous columns are used to take storable agricultural commodities off the market and set a floor on crop prices, what happens to the commodities that are forfeited to the government as

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ELS Cotton Competitive Payment Rate Is Zero

ELS Cotton Competitive Payment Rate Is Zero

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 5, 2017

The Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation announced that the competitiveness payment program payment rate in effect from 12:01 a.m., Eastern Time, Friday, October 6, 2017, through midnight, Eastern Time, Thursday, November 2, 2017, is zero. The next ELS payment

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USDA Lending Rates Unchanged from August

USDA Lending Rates Unchanged from August

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 1, 2017

USDA’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced interest rates for September 2017. The Commodity Credit Corporation borrowing rate-based charge for September is 1.250 percent, unchanged from 1.125 percent in August. The interest rate for crop year commodity loans less than one

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ELS Cotton Competitiveness Payment Rate Is Zero

ELS Cotton Competitiveness Payment Rate Is Zero

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 10, 2017

The Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation announced that the competitiveness payment program payment rate in effect from 12:01 a.m., Eastern Time, Friday, August 11, 2017, through midnight, Eastern Time, Thursday, September 7, 2017, is zero. The next ELS payment

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World Rough Rice Prices Unchanged

World Rough Rice Prices Unchanged

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 9, 2017

The Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced the following prevailing world market prices of milled and rough rice, adjusted for U.S. milling yields and location, and the resulting marketing loan gain (MLG) and loan deficiency payment (LDP) rates

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