In 2017, farmers will need to communicate with their neighboring producers of what they intend to plant to minimize the risks of drift damage from herbicide technologies.
Counterparty risk has become an increasing concern for lenders in assessing a borrower’s risk profile. Counterparty risk is defined as the risk that a party to a transaction will fail […]
Farm Finances: Leverage and Financial Risk Feb 15, 2016
Financial risk is incurred when a farm borrows money to purchase assets or operate the farm. Financial risk is caused by uncertainty pertaining to interest rates, lending relationships, changes in […]
Total risk can be divided into two major categories: business risk and financial risk. Business risk involves the variability of the farm’s return to assets. Business risk arises from variability […]