U Of Illinois Economist Issues Report “How Big Is Nontraditional Financing In Agriculture?”

Source: Univ of Illinois news release A diverse group of lenders provides credit to U.S. agriculture outside traditional farm lending relationships. As discussed in the...

USDA Makes Changes To Farm Loan, Disaster, Conservation And Safety Net Programs

Source: USDA news release Washington, D.C. - USDA's Farm Service Agency (FSA) county offices are open by phone appointment only until further notice, and FSA...

Farmers National Co. Releases Northern Plains Land Market Report

Source: Farmers National Co. news release The Northern Plains region experienced some of the worst planting conditions anywhere this past season with many unplanted or...

USDA Offers New Crop Insurance Pilot Program For Nursery Crops In 2021

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Risk Management Agency (RMA) today announced a new crop insurance pilot program, Nursery Value Select (NVS), for crop...

American Farmland Trust Celebrates Illinois Cover Crop Insurance Premium Discount Success

Source: American Farmland Trust news release Dekalb, IL - Today, American Farmland Trust, the organization behind the national movement No Farms No Food, is celebrating...

Crop Insurers: Proposed OMB Budget Undermines Farm Safety Net

Source: Crop Insurance news release The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) today released a proposed Fiscal Year 2021 budget that includes steep cuts to...

USDA Forecasts 1.4% Increase In Farm Income This Year

USDA Forecasts farm income will hit $$96.7 Billion in 2020--a 1.4 percent increase from last year, accounting for inflation. That's a bit higher than...

USDA Forecasts Farm Profits In 2020 Near Average Levels Since 2000

U.S. net cash farm income—gross cash income less cash expenses—when adjusted for inflation is forecast to decrease $13.1 billion (10.7 percent) to $109.6 billion...

Ag Economic Insights Issues Report Tracking, Forecasting Farmers’ Capital Expenditures

It’s no great secret that modern farming requires significant amounts of capital.  Capital expenditures made by farm businesses can be quite volatile, typically rising...

Epic Insurance Brokers Launches National Farm & Ranch Practice

EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, a retail property and casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, announced today they are expanding their insurance offering...
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