Home > News > interest rates

Archive for the "interest rates" Tag

  1. Top Ag News
    Ag Bankers Concerned About Liquidity, Income

    Agricultural bankers have concerns about farmer liquidity and income, according to the latest Agricultural Lender Survey report released by the American Bankers […]

    November 7, 2023
  2. Top Ag News
    4 Tips for Cost Savings in 2024

    Climbing interest rates have been enough to stymie farm profitability this year. Despite resilient purchasing, it’s no secret farmers are looking for […]

    November 3, 2023
  3. Top Ag News
    Farmland Remains a Good Investment Despite Interest, Inflation

    Do landowners need to worry about how inflation or recession pressures might impact their farming operations? University of Illinois Professor Bruce Sherrick […]

    August 24, 2023
  4. Top Ag News
    Farmers More Optimistic About Financial Future in Latest Ag Economy Barometer Reading

    The April Ag Economy Barometer reading climbed 6 points, indicating a shift in on-farm financial improvements. Purdue University asks producers to look […]

    May 8, 2023
  5. Top Ag News
    Farm Interest Rates Highest Since ’07

    Despite high commodity prices pointing toward optimistic profit potential, higher interest rates temper the celebration. Interest rates on farm loans to farmers […]

    April 24, 2023
  6. Top Ag News
    Grain Storage to be Costly with Additional Interest Rate Hike

    Another interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve last week marks the ninth consecutive rate increase in an attempt to curb inflation. […]

    March 27, 2023
  7. Top Ag News
    Expect Higher Interest Rates for the Next Several Years

    Farm profitability will be checked by the highest interest rates seen in years, according to Farmdoc daily. U.S. farmers should expect higher […]

    January 6, 2023
  8. Top Ag News
    Data Shows Farmland Values Unbothered by Higher Interest Rates

    The Federal Reserve Bank’s attempt to stifle inflation through higher interest rates appears to be having little influence on farmland values. Farmland […]

    November 29, 2022
  9. Top Ag News
    While Farm Income Stays Strong, Question Marks Linger

    Farm income appears strong, but the volatility of input prices and commodity prices have farmers on edge. USDA Chief Economist Seth Meyer […]

    September 28, 2022
  10. Top Ag News
    Grain Marketing Strategies to Consider as Interest Rates Rise

    For farmers, there are two clear impacts of rising interest rates: 1) It will cost more to borrow money, and 2) agricultural […]

    September 26, 2022