posted on April 2, 2015 at 2:57 PM
A new report suggests slow economic growth is ahead for nine Midwestern and Plains states.
posted on April 2, 2015 at 2:52 PM
A new report says Iowa's average farmland values fell 11 percent over the past year after a drop of 4.6 percent a year earlier.
posted on February 13, 2015 at 4:51 PM
USDA released net farm income projections for 2015. And the prediction is a dramatic drop for America’s producers.
posted on February 14, 2014 at 6:00 PM
Net farm income is forecast to fall nearly 27 percent this year to $95.8 billion. That would still be above the 10-year average. The 2013 income level was $130.5 billion, the highest since 1973 when adjusted for inflation. If realized, this would...
posted on February 3, 2012 at 4:27 PM
The economy in nine Midwest and Plains states rebounded from a weak December and is poised to continue growing in the months ahead, according to a monthly survey of business leaders released Wednesday.
posted on August 19, 2011 at 12:13 PM
The economy in rural areas of 10 Midwest and Plains states appears to be slowing down as concerns about the nation's financial health grow, according to a new monthly survey of bankers released Thursday.