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Ag Banking News
Dallas Fed: Ag Loan Demand Declines, Loan Repayments Rise in Q1
May 7 - Bankers responding to a Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas quarterly agriculture survey continued to emphasize the need for rain as a great majority of the Eleventh District remained in drought... >>more
KC Fed: Livestock Loans Raise Farm Lending
May 1 - Commercial banks boosted lending to livestock operators in the first quarter, according to the Federal Reserve System's Agricultural Finance Databook.
The databook states, "According to a... >>more
AFBF: New Legislation Needed to Maintain Movement of Grains
April 30 - New legislation introduced in the House, H.R. 1152, The Mississippi River Navigation Sustainment Act, would maintain the critical movement of goods during periods of extreme weather,... >>more
Farm Bureau Urges Support for Fruit, Veggie Farmers
April 25 - Providing new farm bill programs for fruit and vegetable farmers would help ensure a strong agricultural economy and benefit the health of the entire nation, American Farm Bureau... >>more
Trans-Pacific Partnership Offers Opportunities for Agriculture
April 24 - Strong leadership by U.S. government officials in the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations will yield positive results for American agriculture, the American Farm Bureau Federation told... >>more