A rural barndominium
20 Feb 2024
There are big decisions to make when pursuing a construction project in the country. You need someone on your side to help eliminate stress and take the emotion out of it. Click here to learn more before you begin your next rural construction project. 
USDA logo on computer screen
19 Feb 2024
The February USDA WASDE report isn’t known to be as impactful as the January report. The report fooled us a little, bringing very little change to South American production while making large movements to U.S. supply.
Snow-covered corn field
15 Feb 2024
This winter has been unusually warm and dry. Snow cover during the month of February has been sparse and the month has been much warmer and drier than normal. Long-range forecasts show a likelihood that mild weather will continue into early spring. 
Crop Insurance Icon
14 Feb 2024
High input prices continue to shrink margins, leaving farmers seeking additional insurance protection to cover their bottom line. ECO and SCO are area-based coverage options that provide extra protection to farmers. 
Female sale rep talking to customer
08 Feb 2024
Several years of favorable commodity prices, higher net farm income and a recovering supply chain contributed to strong sales of machinery and equipment in 2023. That trend could begin to decelerate in 2024 if lower revenue projections are realized.