USDA Releases “Farm Household Income And Characteristics” Outlook Report

Source: USDA news release To view the complete report, click here. This data product presents the latest household income forecast and financial and socioeconomic indicators for...

Illinois Farm Credit Reports Its Handled 20x More Prevent Plant Claims Than Normal

The CEO of Farm Credit Illinois says they guided farmers through a record number of crop insurance claims this year. Tom Tracy tells Brownfield they...

Crop Insurance Bureau Announces Its 5th Class Of Emerging Leaders

Source: Crop Insurance and Reinsurance Bureau news release Yesterday, the Crop Insurance and Reinsurance Bureau (CIRB) named 13 industry professionals to its 2019-2020 Emerging Leaders...

CoBank: U.S. Farms Paying The Cost Of Retaliatory Tariffs

Source: CoBank news release U.S. farms are taking the brunt of retaliatory tariffs placed on their products, according to a Knowledge Exchange report released by...

How Bad Weather, Trade Issues Are Impacting The Farm Machinery Business

Reuters reports: When China announced this week that it had stopped buying U.S. agricultural products and might impose additional tariffs on farm shipments from America,...

Farm Loan Payment Delinquencies At Six-Year High

American Farm Bureau Federation reports: Following several years of low farm income and rising debt levels, a review of Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation quarterly call...

USDA: 2018 Farm Act Mandates Spending Of $428 Billion Over 5 Years

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (2018 Farm Act) was signed into law December 20, 2018, and will remain in force through the end...

Climate Change Projected To Increase Cost Of Federal Crop Insurance Program

Recent ERS research explored how climate change could affect the cost of the Federal Crop Insurance Program (FCIP). Researchers trained statistical models to predict crop...

While Large Banks Exit Ag Lending, Rabobank Plans To Increase Its Ag Loans

Banking Dive magazine reports: As top U.S. banks including JPMorgan Chase and Capital One slowly exit the agricultural lending sector, Rabobank's U.S.-based​ Rabo AgriFinance plans...

New Farmers.gov Feature Connects Farmers with Farm Loans that Fit Their Operation

USDA’s Farm Service Agency has launched a new tool on farmers.gov, USDA’s self-service website for farmers, to help farmers and ranchers find information on farm...
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