It’s time for another farm bill to be born. Interest groups of all flavors are actively gathering the stats, pacts, opinions and facts they will swing to mold into life a complicated, regionally contentious piece of legislation.
U.S. Farm Sector Profitability – The USDA Economic Research Service (ERS) has issued an update to its 2017 outlook for net farm income which is forecast to “… increase in 2017. Net cash farm income for 2017 is forecast at $100.4 billion, up $11.2 billion (12.6 percent) from 2016. Net[…]Read More »