Farm Credit Conditions Show Additional Strength

Agricultural credit conditions in the Tenth District continued to strengthen in the first quarter of 2021. After a sharp rebound at the end of...

Farmers in U.S. finally see a better outlook after two tumultuous years

By  SCOTT McFETRIDGE The Associated Press MADRID, Iowa (AP) — In 43 years of farming, Morey Hill had seen crop-destroying weather, rock-bottom prices, trade fights and surges...

USDA: COVID-19 Federal Financial Assistance To U.S. Farms Varied By State

In 2020, the Federal Government provided assistance to farm operations that experienced losses because of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The aid came in the form...

Plant-growing tech firm Benson Hill to go public in $1.35 billion SPAC merger

(Reuters) - Benson Hill is going public by merging with a blank-check firm backed by alternative asset manager Magnetar Capital, giving the plant-growing technology...

National Crop Insurance Services Launches Crop Insurance 101

rop insurance is a critical program for maintaining our nation's supply of food, fuel and fiber. It helps farmers and ranchers navigate the risks...

KC Fed Reports As Ag Income Rebounds Lending Is “Muted”

Farm loan demand remained muted at commercial banks in the first quarter of 2021. A reduction in the volume of operating loans led to...

USDA Chief Actuary Highlights Crop Insurance Strengths

America's farmers and ranchers face an incredible number of risks every year, ranging from catastrophic weather events to market disruptions. That's why rural America...

CoBank Quarterly: U.S. Economy Gathers Momentum, Policy Decisions Will Reshape the Future

Infrastructure plan would have far-reaching impacts on rural industries The U.S. economy continues to outperform expectations as stimulus funds are fueling robust consumer spending. Consensus...

KC Fed: Farm Lending Pullback Continues

Agricultural debt at commercial banks eased further at the end of 2020, and loan repayment problems moderated slightly. General improvement in the agricultural economy...

Survey Finds 93% Of Americans Are Optimistic About Finances In 2021

March marks one year since U.S. lockdowns began and the subsequent financial fallout that ensued from the COVID-19 pandemic. To find out if consumers...
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