Ag News

Ag Land Sales Prices Surge Higher

Farmers National Company says what started with better-than-expected sales prices at land auctions before last fall’s harvest extended into continued higher prices in October and November. “Farmers National Company had auction sales in several states […]

Ag News

Wheat Export Pace Remains Strong

Seven months into the 2020-2021 marketing year, USDA forecasts total wheat exports will reach 26.8 million metric tons which, if realized, would be two percent higher than the previous year. U.S. Wheat says that number […]

Ag News

Farm Economy Outlook Improving

The new year is bringing some optimism for the farm economy, thanks to multiple factors. Farm Bureau Chief Economist John Newton says one of those factors is trade with China, which could reach near record […]

AoA Commentary

Wake Up Call

Most of us have looked forward to putting 2020 behind us but the recent events in Washington D.C. remind us that just turning a page on the calendar doesn’t mean all our problems will just […]

Ag News

EPA Nominee Meets with Farm Groups

President-elect Joe Biden’s pick to lead the Environmental Protection Agency met with farm group leaders Tuesday. Michael Regan, the EPA Administrator-designate, hosted a virtual round table with more than 16 members of the Ag CEO […]