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Paul is now part of the fourth generation in America that is involved in farming and hopes the next generation will be involved also. Through his blog he provides analysis and insight to farmer tax questions.
Creighton University produces a monthly rural main street economic report based upon a survey of bankers in an 11 state area which comprises most of the corn belt. This survey gives a good picture of where the local farm economy is headed.
In the latest report, the highlights are as follows:
Another interesting note was that about 82% of the bankers surveyed were in support of extending the 45-cent-per-gallon blender credit for ethanol production. Only 8% were against it.
LOL. Not really.
Be sure to keep track of those bankers surveyed so you can do a follow up survey after Obama and his band of merry democrats leave office and has made shambles of every facet of the US economy. In the meantime eat drink and be merry. My biggest concern is which foreign language I should be learning so I can get by in the future....Chinese or Spanish?