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  1. 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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    Hot Market: U.S. Cropland Values Continue to Soar

    The current value of 2022 U.S. cropland is estimated at an average of $5,050 per acre, according to USDA. Since 2014, that […]

    August 10, 2022
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    Interest Rates, Inflation Remain Biggest Pressures on Producers

    High interest rates and continually climbing inflation means farmers are feeling financial pressure. High commodity prices could provide some relief, but due […]

    June 3, 2022
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    Farmland Values Could Decline Amidst Fed-Hiked Interest Rates

    A new report by the KC Federal Reserve showed farmland values have trended at- or near-record highs across most of the U.S. […]

    May 25, 2022
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    Farmland Values Keep Increasing: Iowa Up 29%

    Iowa farmland value has increased 29% since last year, according to the latest annual land value survey from Iowa State University’s Center […]

    December 16, 2021
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    Iowa Farmland Prices Shoot Higher on Grain Markets, Interest Rates

    Farmland values in Iowa — a marketplace commonly watched as an indicator of overall Midwestern ag financial health — have surged by 8% […]

    April 7, 2021
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    2021 Outlook Friendly for Crop Input Providers, Supply Cooperatives

    Improving grain markets, last year’s federal payments to farmers and projections for massive corn and soybean crops this year have been a […]

    March 17, 2021