Farmers National Co: Land Values: Another Tick Down?

Source: Farmers National news release The decline in land values since 2013 has been gradual and reasonable given the lower commodity prices and farm incomes....

Mechanics Bank To Acquire Rabobank’s Retail Operations In California

Source: Mechanics Bank news release WALNUT CREEK, Calif. & ROSEVILLE, Calif.--Mechanics Bank (OTCBB: MCHB) and Rabobank, N.A., a subsidiary of Rabobank Group, today announced that...

USDA: Farm Sector Profits Forecast To Increase In 2019

Inflation-adjusted U.S. net cash farm income in 2019 is forecast to increase $2.7 billion (2.9 percent) to $95.7 billion, while U.S. net farm income...

Finance Scope Launched For Ag Equipment Dealers, Their Customers

Farm Equipment magazine reports: Finance Scope is a new company providing finance and leasing solutions to the agriculture and construction equipment industry. Finance Scope provides a...

USDA’s Investments To Improve Rural Electric Infrastructure, Finance Smart Grid Technologies

Source: USDA news release Acting Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Joel Baxley today announced that USDA is investing $122 million to expand and...

U Of Illinois Economist: How Farm Family Living Expenses Vary By State’s Region

Source: Univ of Illinois news release We know that the cost of living differs among cities throughout Illinois. Do farm families also have different costs...

Farm Bill Mandates Spending Of $428 Billion Over 5 Years – Where The Money...

Source: USDA Economic Research Service reports: The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (2018 Farm Act) was signed into law December 20, 2018, and will...

Farm Financial Standards Council Releases Updated Financial Guidelines For Agriculture Document

Source: Farm Financial Standards Council news release An updated version of the Financial Guidelines for Agriculture has been released by the Farm Financial Standards Council....

Canadian Agricultural Outlook Still Positive

Farmscape for January 15, 2019 Full Interview 11:23 Listen The Chief Agricultural economist with Farm Credit Canada says, despite anticipated tighter profit margins on...

Horizon Ag, BASF Announce 0% Financing For Some Seed, Crop Protection Products

Source: Horizon Ag news release Horizon Ag and BASF are partnering to offer rice farmers a new 0% APR financing program, provided through Rabo AgriFinance,...