Limited Demand for Farm Loans, But Strong Profits for Ag Banks

Agricultural lending at commercial banks continued to decline but showed some signs of stabilizing in the third quarter. Data reported by the Kansas City Federal...

USDA Updates 2021 Farm Income Forecast

USDA’s Economic Research Service updated farm sector profit projections Wednesday, which are expected to increase in 2021. ERS forecasts inflation-adjusted net cash farm income, which...

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Hoosier Ag Today Farm Broadcasters Honored at NAFB Convention

The National Association of Farm Broadcasting annual convention brings together all major broadcast entities that engage in programing for American agriculture. During its 78th...

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High Fertilizer Costs to Extend into Spring Planting

A dramatic rise in fertilizer prices weighs heavily on U.S. crop farmers and input suppliers as they prepare for the 2022 planting season. Prices...

Policy

Gov. Holcomb Announces Over $22M for Broadband Expansion in Indiana

Governor Eric J. Holcomb announced $22.1 million in funding for 11 broadband expansion infrastructure projects across the state as a part of the initial...

HAT Soil Health Podcast

The HAT Soil Health Podcast- No-Till and Cover Crops in the...

Everyone knows that you can’t no-till and use cover crops in the river bottoms, right? Wrong. Ray McCormick farms over 1,000 acres of river...

Energy

Commentary: A Matter of Balance

By Gary Truitt In our world of extremes, the concept of balance has been lost. Today, something is either right or wrong, offensive or acceptable....

Gary Truitt Commentary

Commentary: Time to Do Things Differently

In 2020 and the first half of 2021, almost every farm show went dark. A few tried to go virtual but met with limited...