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AFBF Launches Commodity Market Prices Website


American Farm Bureau has launched a new section on the Voice of Agriculture website that features commodity market futures prices for grains, oilseeds, livestock, dairy and soft products.

Do you Know how Social Security Covers Farmers?


Accurate wage reporting is for more than taxes, it helps decide who is eligible for Social Security,

USDA Opens 2020 Enrollment for Dairy Margin Coverage Program


Enrollment Ends Dec. 13, 2019

Economic Indicators Make for Tough Predictions


With so many conflicting signals, what can an economist say? Yogi Berra probably summed it up best: “It’s tough to make predictions, especially about the future.”

Farm Bureau Ag Innovation Challenge Application Deadline Extended to Oct. 14


Applications for the 2020 Farm Bureau Ag Innovation Challenge will be accepted through Oct. 14

Is Farm Income Really Up?


Financial Indicators Show Depressed Farm Economy

New Bankruptcy Law Provides Debt Relief


President Trump recently signed the Family Farmer Relief Act of 2019, a measure that raises the Chapter 12 debt limit from $4.1 million to $10 million.

Farmers’ Growing Reliance on Technology Highlights Need for Robust Digital Toolbox


As the world grows more technologically dependent and driven, access to reliable, high-speed internet, and computers, tablets and other similar tools, is increasingly a necessity.

Farmers Want End to Trade War, Duvall Tells Fox Business Network


Farmers are anxious for a resolution to the trade situation with China

U.S. and Japan reach agreement in principle on ag trade


The USDA announced over the weekend that the United States and Japan have agreed in principle to lower Japanese tariffs on U.S. agricultural goods