John PhippsMeet John Phipps

John Phipps is the on-farm “U.S. Farm Report” commentator. We like to call John the conscience of Top Producer. This farmer from Chrisman, Ill., explores trends and issues facing farmers. In addition to farming and writing, John speaks often to farm and business groups and is involved in many community activities on the local, state and national levels.

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Perspective by John Phipps

Time For A New Insurance Company
March 22, 2019

“Dirt Is Destiny” Revisited
Feb. 11, 2019

Money is No Problem
Dec. 18, 2018

Hospice for Small Churches
Nov. 5, 2018

Where Babies Will Come From
Oct. 17, 2018

When China is #1
Aug. 21, 2018

Sustainability Is Good. Add Accountability.
April 17, 2018

Broadband Can't Save Us, Off-Farm Jobs Can
March 2, 2018

The Corn Strategy: Something Will Happen
Feb. 6, 2018