Jan 29 - In a vote of 251 to 166, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Agriculture Act of 2014.
Following the vote, House Committee on Agriculture Chairman Frank Lucas released a statement... >>more
Jan 29 - Land prices and demand continue to be strong across a four-state area of the upper Midwest, but the latest data aggregated by Farm Credit Services of America suggest the market for crop... >>more
Jan 28 - The National Association of Wheat Growers has released the following statement by President Bing Von Bergen, a wheat farmer and seedsman from Moccasin, Mont., regarding the progress on a... >>more
Jan 28 - “We applaud the House and Senate conferees for removing term limits on USDA guaranteed farm loans in the 2014 Farm Bill," said Jeff Plagge, American Bankers Association chairman and... >>more
Jan 17 - Growth for the Rural Mainstreet economy plummeted, according to the January survey of bank CEOs in a 10-state area.
Overall: The Rural Mainstreet Index, which... >>more