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Battle Challenging Farm Economics: Here Are 10 Tips By: 08/19/2015 @ 2:49pm

Recognizing that the low commodity price environment could spark on-farm management decisions, lenders have compiled a list of tips for farmers to consider. Here is a…

4 Farm Finance Strategies By: 08/19/2015 @ 9:50am

A quick look at three scenarios reveals how this sample cash crop farm will have a large…

Fine-Tune Your Farm Finances By: 07/07/2015 @ 2:23pm

The growing season got off to a nearly perfect start at Ron Moore’s farm in Warren County, Illinois. “Our crops…

Taking It to the Bank By: 04/14/2015 @ 11:32am

Look for Drew Peterson this time of year, and you’ll find him busy with calving and planting preparations. Yet, the 29-year-old Salem, South Dakota, farmer knows that time away from his operation can also be…

Where You Should Spend Your Money By: 03/23/2015 @ 10:26am

Next time you’re at a farm show, play a game. Examine each booth selling the products that you need to grow your crop. Each booth promises bushels and bushels of return that’s guaranteed to bulge your…

Your Profit: Sell Cash and New Crop at the Right Time This Year By: 03/09/2015 @ 3:35pm

In previous columns, I have written about my three favorite market analysis methods: the study of price, the study of time, and the study of motion (with tools like the Elliott Wave and the Relative Strength…

Manage Thin Margins & Master Positive Cash Flow By: 12/16/2014 @ 12:05pm

Managing razor-thin margins and mastering the art of creating positive cash flow are two critical tactical maneuvers confronting producers as 2014 draws to a close.There’s little doubt that lenders will be…

Are You Prepared for Retirement? By: 11/06/2014 @ 2:30pm

It was one of the flashpoint issues of the political campaign season leading up to November 4 elections. Can you retire? Or, will you be able to retire someday?It's a growing issue in American society…

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