LATEST NEWS FROM Farm Economy

15:10PM Mar 23, 2020

COVID-19 Proves 2020 Not Business As Usual

Clinton Griffiths
AgDay Anchor, Executive Producer

2020 started with a positive outlook for the agricultural industry, but COVID-19 has derailed optimism and the plans agriculture expected to pursue earlier in the year.

15:58PM Mar 17, 2020

Is a Recession Upon Us?

Betsy Jibben
National Reporter

Some economists say the probability of a recession has increased dramatically in the last three to four weeks.

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16:48PM Mar 06, 2020

Sugar Beet Industry to Receive $285 Million in Disaster Aid Assistance

Betsy Jibben
National Reporter

Most of the agricultural industry still waits to hear the status on disaster aid. However, sugar beet growers now have some answers to their questions.

13:04PM Feb 27, 2020

Is An Economic Recession Ahead?

Sara Schafer
Sara Schafer

The U.S. economy is on the longest economic expansion in history, but growth is slowing.

07:33AM Feb 21, 2020

Deere Surges on Surprise Earnings Growth in Farm Recovery

Bloomberg
Wire Service

Deere & Co. delivered an unexpected increase in earnings and maintained its annual outlook as early signs of stabilization in the U.S. farm sector offset a slowdown in construction.

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

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.