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...

CoBank: Food Safety Issues Carry Increasingly High Risks For Suppliers

ource: CoBank news release The financial risks and costs associated with food safety are increasing and food suppliers will face continued increases in food safety...

Farmers National Co. On Real Net Farm Income Trends And Outlook

Source: blog by Randy Dickhut, AFM, Senior Vice President - Real Estate Operations, Farmers National Co., Omaha, NE As with other income-generating real property assets,...

ProAg Insurance Announces Agreement To Acquire AmTrust Insurance

Source: Producers Ag Insurance Group news release Producers Ag Insurance Group, Inc. (ProAg), a member of the Tokio Marine HCC (TMHCC) group of companies, today...

USDA’s Farmers.gov Feature Enables Online Loan Management

Source: USDA news release Do you have farm loans through USDA? If so, USDA's Farm Service Agency has launched a new feature that enables you...

Number Of Farm Bankruptcies Climbing

Successful Farming reports: The number of family farms declaring bankruptcy is going up, not down, according to the latest data from the federal government. For that...

MidAtlantic Farm Credit Awards $180,000 In Scholarships To 18 Students

Source: Farm Credit Foundation news release The Farm Credit Foundation for Agricultural Advancement has announced the eighteen winners of their 2019 scholarship program. Ten thousand...

CoBank Issues Its Economic Outlook – Agriculture Still Seeking Relief

Source: CoBank news release U.S. agriculture will face challenges in 2019 as slowing domestic and global economic growth rates, trade talks continue and weather casts...

Minneapolis Fed: Farm Bankruptcies Picking Up Steam

To read the entire report click here. The Federal Reserve Bank in Minneapolis said an upward trend in Chapter 12 bankruptcies in the region "appears...

U Of Minnesota Reports Farm Income Hits Lowest Level In 23 Years

Source: Univ of Minnesota news release After adjusting for inflation, Minnesota farms earned the lowest median farm income in the past 23 years of data...