The USDA’s July WASDE report provided an early look at how U.S. soybean exports might adjustment in light of China’s recently imposed tariffs.
This week’s post reviews the Kansas City Fed’s data on farm loan delinquencies.
As trade disputes intensify, a look at different government support programs & how they might fit into the USDA’s plans to backstop U.S. farmers.
After reaching contract highs toward the end of May, both new crop corn and soybean prices sank toward contract lows during the third week of June 2018. These price swings resulted in a large shift in the expected profitability of both crops.
This week we look at unharvested crop acres, or abandoned acres, to evaluate the impact on production.
It seems there has been a large number of articles in the press about the negative situation in the farm economy. This week’s post provides some analysis of the current situation.