Finance

Everything you need to know for a better understanding of the industry standards and practises in regards to finance.

10 Nov, 2019

Three Economists Challenge Thinking About Dairy's Future

Finance | By: Milk Author

At the 2019 MILK Business Conference, these economists will use past and current trends to identify what we need to do as an industry to be successful down the road.

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01 Nov, 2019

Farm Bankruptcy Filings Are 24% Over Year-Ago Levels

Finance | By: Rhonda Brooks

Farm income will total $88 billion in 2019, according to the USDA. 

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18 Oct, 2019

Rural Bankers' Economic Confidence Dips to Two-Year Low

Finance | By: Sara Schafer

The near-term rural economy is improving slightly, according to the Rural Mainstreet Index(RMI).

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24 Sep, 2019

Review Financials Monthly

Finance | By: Jim Dickrell

Stay ahead to make decisions as needed

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12 Sep, 2019

Prepare Your Finances For 2020

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Bankers and analysts alike agree that producers should use this time to prepare their finances for 2020.

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30 Aug, 2019

Would A Recession Sink Milk Prices?

Finance | By: Mike Opperman

Tight supplies should make dairy relatively recession proof.

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16 Aug, 2019

Trade War Stifles the Rural Economy

Finance | By: Sara Schafer

For July, the RMI slumped to 46.5 from July’s 50.2, which is the lowest reading since October 2017.

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08 Aug, 2019

Is It Wrong To Take An MFP Payment?

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

For several weeks, farmers have been debating amongst each other the virtue of taking a Market Facilitation Program payment. What should you do?

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03 Aug, 2019

Smart Uses For Your MFP Money

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

While the payments are a blanket rate by county, there’s no blanket suggestion on what farmers should do with those funds.

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30 Jul, 2019

Review Financials Monthly

Finance | By: Jim Dickrell

Intimate financial knowledge pays big dividends.

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