This week’s post reviews crop protection expense trends for corn and soybean production.
Before the end of 2018, Congress will need to pass a new Farm Bill or an extension of the 2014 bill. With that in mind, this week’s post considers the current price environment as it relates to ARC and PLC.
This week’s post is a closer look at seed expense and the implication of higher yields.
Declining costs of production have been an important improvement during the farm economy downturn. This week’s post reviews trends in corn and soybean seed expense.
Farm income has now been in general decline for 4 years and seems to be headed for a fifth in 2019. While the farm sector went into this period in excellent financial health, the downturn has clearly started to take a toll.
This week’s post reviews Fall 2018 fertilizer prices and the upturn in prices in recent months.