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09:00AM Jan 27, 2020

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Sara Schafer
Sara Schafer

A behind-the-desk perspective on farm finances.

15:16PM Jan 23, 2020

Losing MFP May Hurt Farm Income in 2020

Clinton Griffiths
AgDay Anchor, Executive Producer

It was the second year for MFP and while it has helped to stem the fallout from President Trump's trade negotiations, market advisors say going without is going to be

Corn 02
08:38AM Jan 17, 2020

Will Land Values Drop Off Their Plateau?

Margy Eckelkamp
Director of Content Development, Machinery Pete

“Financially encouraged sales are happening, but a good portion of them are quietly off the market as farmers are reaching out directly to investors and then renting the land back,”

14:15PM Jan 08, 2020

Ag Barometer Reveals Optimism, Financial Stress

Anna-Lisa Laca
Online and Business Editor

A trade deal with China continues to weigh on the minds of producers in the new ag barometer from Purdue University and CME Group.

08:37AM Dec 27, 2019

7 Wildcards Impacting the 2020 Farmland Outlook

Sara Schafer
Sara Schafer

Here are just a few of the forces pushing and pulling the U.S. farmland market.

07:30AM Dec 26, 2019

Chris Barron: Foresight For 2020

So often farm operations define their profitability at year-end, waiting to see exactly where expenses end up, then trying to manage inventory, income, and taxes at the very end of

07:35AM Dec 20, 2019

Paul Neiffer: Should I Rent More Ground?

Paul Neiffer
The Farm CPA Blogger

With tougher economic times, the decision to rent more ground can be problematic. Many farmers assume the ground is too costly. However, this decision really hinges on your definition of