Iowa: Returning to the Farm Seminar, Ames, Jan. 10-11, Feb. 14-15 Dec 3, 2019

🕔Dec 3, 2019
Passing a farm operation to the next generation is usually one of the biggest and most challenging decisions farm families will ever make. Many things are at stake – money, […]

Webinar: Wellness in Tough Times – Farm, Ranch Families, April 23 Apr 8, 2019

🕔Apr 8, 2019
Farmers and ranchers have many stressors in their lives. Weather challenges and disasters like many Nebraskans have recently experienced have led to uncertainty in their crop and livestock operations. Machinery […]

Illinois: Do Farm Family Living Costs Differ by Region? Feb 18, 2019

🕔Feb 18, 2019
We know that the cost of living differs among cities throughout Illinois.  Do farm families also have different costs of living based on what part of Illinois they live in?  […]

Farmers and Health Insurance: Affordable Coverage is Out of Reach Jul 19, 2017

🕔Jul 19, 2017
According to a new U.S. Department of Agriculture-funded study, lack of access to affordable health insurance is one of the most significant concerns facing American farmers, an overlooked risk factor […]

Farmer Concerns: Land Prices; Off-Farm Income; Next Generation – DTN Dec 29, 2016

🕔Dec 29, 2016
Land values, passing the farm to the next generation, biotechnology and agribusiness mergers are just a few of the major concerns on farmers’ minds in 2016. DTN/The Progressive Farmer polled […]

Farm Budget: Don’t Forget Rising Family Living Costs Oct 16, 2015

🕔Oct 16, 2015
In 2014, the total noncapital living expenses of 1,350 farm families enrolled in the Illinois Farm Business Farm Management Association (FBFM) averaged $81,711–or $6,809 a month for each family (Figure […]

The Latest


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events