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Ag Barometer: Producer Sentiment Holds Steady; Support for Renegotiating NAFTA

Ag Barometer: Producer Sentiment Holds Steady; Support for Renegotiating NAFTA

👤By Jim Mintert, David Widmar, and Michael Langemeier, Purdue University 🕔Jun 6, 2017

Agricultural producers’ sentiment was unchanged in May from a month earlier. The latest reading of the Purdue/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer – which is based on a monthly survey of 400 agricultural producers from across the country – was 130

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Farm Policy: Ag Economy – Farmers ‘Battle for Profits’

Farm Policy: Ag Economy – Farmers ‘Battle for Profits’

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔May 23, 2017

Donnelle Eller reported on the front page of Sunday’s Des Moines Register that, “This year could be pivotal for many Iowa farmers, battling to turn a profit as they plant 23.4 million corn and soybean acres across the state. “Financial

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Farmland Values Up; Income and Cash Rents Declined – St. Louis Fed, 1Q 2017 Report

Farmland Values Up; Income and Cash Rents Declined – St. Louis Fed, 1Q 2017 Report

👤From the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis 🕔May 18, 2017

Farm income declined in the first quarter of 2017 from a year earlier according to the latest survey of agricultural bankers in the Eighth Federal Reserve District. Proportionately more bankers reported that farm households continued to trim household expenditures and

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Ag Credit: Regional Farm Sector Stress Intensifies

Ag Credit: Regional Farm Sector Stress Intensifies

👤By Nathan Kauffman and Matt Clark, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City 🕔May 11, 2017

The farm economy in the Tenth District weakened in the first quarter of 2017, but conditions varied from east to west. Farm income, loan repayment rates and the value of most types of farmland all trended lower in each of

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Indiana: Cash Rent Dropped 12% Since 2014 – What’s Next?

Indiana: Cash Rent Dropped 12% Since 2014 – What’s Next?

👤By Nathan Carson and Michael Langemeier, Purdue University 🕔Apr 17, 2017

Net crop returns have dropped significantly since 2013. Budgeted earnings per acre for a corn/soybean rotation in Indiana were $120 in 2013. Since then budgeted losses per acre have ranged from $45 to $107. What effect has this significant drop

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North Dakota: Cropland Values Flat to Down

North Dakota: Cropland Values Flat to Down

👤By Kelli Armbruster, North Dakota State University 🕔Apr 11, 2017

A decline in North Dakota cropland value of 1 percent was indicated by a January survey commissioned by the North Dakota Department of Trust Lands. Andrew Swenson, North Dakota State University Extension Service farm management specialist, derived regional and state

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Farm Policy: Farmland Values, Farm Income, and Ag Trade Issues with China

Farm Policy: Farmland Values, Farm Income, and Ag Trade Issues with China

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Apr 10, 2017

Today’s update summarizes recent news items relating to important components of the U.S. farm economy including farmland values, farm income and trade issues with China. Farmland Values Earlier this month, the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas released its Agricultural Credit Survey

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Farm Policy: Farmland Values, Ag Prices, and Farm Income

Farm Policy: Farmland Values, Ag Prices, and Farm Income

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Apr 3, 2017

Today’s update looks at a variety of information sources that highlight recent developments relating to the U.S. farm economy, including variables associated with farmland values, agricultural prices, and farm income. Farmland Values An update on March 23rd from the Federal

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Farm Policy: Financial Pressure on Farms Likely to Continue

Farm Policy: Financial Pressure on Farms Likely to Continue

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Mar 20, 2017

A news release last week from the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) at the University of Missouri indicated that, “The latest analysis of national and global agricultural trends from the University of Missouri indicates continued financial pressure on United

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Nebraska: Farmland Values Declined 10% Over 12 Months

Nebraska: Farmland Values Declined 10% Over 12 Months

👤By Jim Jansen, University of Nebraska-Lincoln 🕔Mar 15, 2017

Preliminary findings from the 2017 Nebraska Farm Real Estate Market Survey conducted by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln indicate that as of February 1, 2017, the weighted average farmland value declined by about 10% over the prior 12-month period to $2,805

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