Farmer Co-Ops Urge Support For House Bill On Multiple-Employer Pension Plans

Source: National Council of Farmer Cooperatives news release The National Council of Farmer Cooperatives (NCFC) today urged members of the House of Representatives to support...

Who Is Buying And Selling Farmland Today?

Source: blog by Randy Dickhut, AFM, Sr Vice President - Real Estate Operations, Farmers National Company There is often a misconception surrounding who sells farmland....

HSB Introduces Farm Cyber Insurance, Protect Farmers From Hackers, Malware

Source: Hartford Steam Boiler news release Hartford Steam Boiler (HSB), part of Munich Re, today announced a new HSB Farm Cyber Insurance solution that helps...

President Trump Announces $15 Billion Trade Aid Package For Farmers

resident Donald Trump said on Monday that his administration was planning to provide about $15 billion in aid to help U.S. farmers whose products...

Farmland Cash Rents Again Mostly Steady In 2019

Source: Farmers National Company news release Cash rent terms are one of the most popular items of discussion in farm country today. As more farm...

New U Of Illinois Fellowship Builds Capacity For Digital Agriculture Careers

Source: Univ of Illinois news release In its efforts to feed a growing population, the U.S. agriculture industry is incorporating advanced digital technologies and...

USDA Encourages Producers To Prepare Before Hurricane Season

Source: USDA news release May 5 to May 11, 2019, is National Hurricane Preparedness Week, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reminds rural communities,...

As Farm Bankruptcies Climb, Ag Bankers Take Action

Bloomberg reports: Banks that serve U.S. farmers are increasingly restructuring existing loans and boosting the collateral needed for new ones as the numbers of late...

Purdue/CME Group’s Ag Economy Barometer Plummets In April

Source: Purdue news release The Ag Economy Barometer plummeted in April, declining to a reading of 115, an 18-point decline compared to March when the...

Farmland Values In Canada Up 7% Over Prior Year

The average value of Canadian farmland increased 6.6% in 2018, according to the annual appraisal update of benchmark farms conducted by the large ag...