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Now for Some Good News…

Here’s a little piece of good macro news.  The CRB Foodstuffs sub-index — hogs, steers, lard, butter, soybean oil, cocoa, corn, Kansas City wheat, Minneapolis wheat, and sugar — is down 18 percent from its April high.  Good news for … Continue reading

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Farmland Prices Surge 16%, Near All-Time High

The Des Moines Register reports the average price for an acre of Iowa farmland increased to $5,064, up 16 percent for the year,  according to Iowa State University’s annual survey.  The all-time inflation adjusted high is $5,711 per acre in … Continue reading

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