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16 Apr, 2018

Canadians Importing Less U.S. Product

Finance | By: Mike Opperman

As expected, Canadian imports of milk protein dropped off significantly in 2017.

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22 Mar, 2018

How To Determine What Your Farm’s Cost of Production Should Be

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Just because you know what your cost of production is, doesn’t mean you know what it should be.

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06 Mar, 2018

Section 199A Changes On The Horizon

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

A change to remedy unintended consequences of the tax code could pass through Congress by the end of the month.

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23 Feb, 2018

Plan Ahead To Survive This Downturn

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Do you have a plan to make it through the end of this downturn? If not, you need to make one.

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23 Jan, 2018

Milk Price Fate In Hands Of Other Countries

Finance | By: Mike Opperman

Global supply and demand will determine how fast U.S. milk prices rebound

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04 Jan, 2018

Tax Reform: Short-Term Wins, Long-Term Losses

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Many agriculture groups, including American Farm Bureau Federation, say the new law is a “net benefit” for farmers. But, did you know not all of the provisions that benefit farmers are permanent?

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28 Dec, 2017

Selling Your Farm Is Not A Retirement Plan

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Matt Lange urges young farmers to take a higher draw and then use a portion of that draw to fund a retirement account just like any other company would do.

 

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14 Dec, 2017

Fed Increases Interest Rates As Inflation Looms

Finance | By: Ashley Davenport

During the Federal Reserve’s final meeting of 2017, the Fed bumped up interest rates for a third time this year.

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08 Dec, 2017

The Barrel-Block Flip Flop

Finance | By: Mike Opperman

For the past few days barrel cheese prices have traded higher than block prices. That's not usually the case, but it's not that unexpected for this time of year. 

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04 Dec, 2017

A Dynasty Trust Can Save On Estate Taxes

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

A dynasty trust can help the next generation avoid paying estate taxes because the assets aren’t owned by them.  

 

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