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Rural Mainstreet Economy Advances; Farmland Price Growth Slows
May 17 - Growth strengthened for the Rural Mainstreet economy over the past month according to the May survey of bank CEOs in a 10-state area.
Overall: The Rural Mainstreet... >>more
House Ag Committee Approves Farm Bill
May 16 - Chairman Frank Lucas of Oklahoma and Ranking Member Collin Peterson of Minnesota have issued the following statements after the House Agriculture Committee approved H.R. 1947, the Federal... >>more
Number of New Farms and Ranches Continues to Decline
May 15 - Beginning farms and ranches have been declining for at least two decades, according to a report released by the United States Department of Agriculture. In the 2013 edition of its report,... >>more
The Senate’s Farm Bill Called Most Significant Reform of American Agriculture Policy in Decades
May 14 - With the Agriculture Reform, Food and Jobs Act, the era of direct payments is over, according to Senate Committee on Agriculture Nutrition & Forestry Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow. In statement... >>more
USDA Predicts Record Corn Crop Despite Early Challenges
May 14 - The May World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report released by the Agriculture Department shows that a record corn crop is still reachable despite a slow start to planting season,... >>more