Corn, Soybeans Webinar: 2021 Crop Insurance Decisions – March 1 Feb 23, 2021

🕔Feb 23, 2021
Purdue ag economists Michael Langemeier and James Mintert will host a free crop insurance webinar next Monday (March 1) at 10:30 a.m. (EST). The webinar is ahead of the deadline […]

Corn, Soybean Outlook – Webinar – Feb. 10 Feb 3, 2021

🕔Feb 3, 2021
Purdue ag economists Michael Langemeier, Nathanael Thompson, and James Mintert will host a free Corn and Soybean Outlook webinar next Wednesday (Fec. 10) at 3:00 p.m. (EST). The webinar follows […]

Farmers Concerned About Future Despite Strong Economic Conditions – Ag Barometer Feb 2, 2021

🕔Feb 2, 2021
The Ag Economy Barometer drifted lower in January to a reading of 167, a decline of 7 points compared to December and equal to the index’s November reading. The Index of Current Conditions in […]

Livestock: Cattle Finishing Net Returns Prospects for 2021 Jan 11, 2021

🕔Jan 11, 2021
COVID-19 and fluctuating fed cattle and feed prices resulted in another challenging year for cattle finishers.  An earlier article examined net returns for the first nine months of 2020.  This article […]

Farmer Sentiment Rises with Income Prospects Improve, Policy Concerns Remain – Ag Barometer Jan 5, 2021

🕔Jan 5, 2021
Farmer sentiment improved modestly in December as the Ag Economy Barometer rose to a reading of 174, up 7 points from November. December’s sentiment improvement still left the barometer 9 points lower […]

Webinar: Dec. Corn, Soybean Outlook Update – Dec. 11 Dec 8, 2020

🕔Dec 8, 2020
Purdue ag economists Michael Langemeier, Nathanael Thompson, and James Mintert will host a free crop outlook webinar at 2:00 p.m. EST, December 11, 2020. The webinar will take place following […]

Livestock: Prospects for Swine Feed Costs in 2021 Dec 7, 2020

🕔Dec 7, 2020
Corn and soybean meal prices declined sharply from late January to early August, and then increased significantly in response to deteriorating crop conditions and the potential for strong exports of […]

Farmer Sentiment Pulls Back Post-Election – Ag Barometer Dec 1, 2020

🕔Dec 1, 2020
U.S. farmers sentiment weakened following the November 2020 elections, as the Purdue University-CME Group Ag Economy Barometer fell 16 points from a month earlier to a reading of 167. Although this month’s […]

Slipping Farm Liquidity Indicates Difficulty Paying Loans Nov 9, 2020

🕔Nov 9, 2020
A recent article by Langemeier and Featherstone examined the trends in liquidity for a sample of Kansas farms.  Liquidity, measured using the current ratio, has declined substantially since its peak […]

Webinar: Corn, Soybean Crop Outlook Update – Nov. 11 Nov 5, 2020

🕔Nov 5, 2020
Purdue ag economists Michael Langemeier, Nathanael Thompson, and James Mintert will host a free crop outlook webinar at 11:30 a.m. EST, November 11, 2020. The webinar will take place immediately […]

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