Charts

Slide 1. Ag Economy Barometer, October 2015-June2020. Slide 1. Ag Economy Barometer, October 2015-June2020.
Slide 2. Indices of Current Conditions and Future Expectations, Oct 2015-June 2020. Slide 2. Indices of Current Conditions and Future Expectations, Oct 2015-June 2020.
Slide 3. Would you say that your farm operation today is better off, worse off or about the same compared to a year ago?, October 2015-June 2020. Slide 3. Would you say that your farm operation today is better off, worse off or about the same compared to a year ago?, October 2015-June 2020.
Slide 4. Do you think that a year from now your farm operation will be better off financially, worse off, or just about the same as now?, October 2015-June 2020. Slide 4. Do you think that a year from now your farm operation will be better off financially, worse off, or just about the same as now?, October 2015-June 2020.
Slide 5. Turning to the general agricultural economy as a whole, do you think that during the next twelve months there will be good times financially, or bad times?, October 2015-June 2020. Slide 5. Turning to the general agricultural economy as a whole, do you think that during the next twelve months there will be good times financially, or bad times?, October 2015-June 2020.
Slide 6. Looking ahead, do you think it is more likely that US agriculture during the net five years will have widespread good times or widespread bad times?, October 2015-June 2020. Slide 6. Looking ahead, do you think it is more likely that US agriculture during the net five years will have widespread good times or widespread bad times?, October 2015-June 2020.
Slide 7. Thinking about large farm investments - like buildings and machinery - generally speaking, do you think now is a good time or bad time to buy such items?, October 2015-June 2020. Slide 7. Thinking about large farm investments - like buildings and machinery - generally speaking, do you think now is a good time or bad time to buy such items?, October 2015-June 2020.
Slide 8. Farm Capital Investment Index, October 2015-June 2020. Slide 8. Farm Capital Investment Index, October 2015-June 2020.
Slide 9. Farmland Price Expectations, 12 Months Ahead, January 2016-June 2020. Slide 9. Farmland Price Expectations, 12 Months Ahead, January 2016-June 2020.
Slide 10. Farmland Price Expectations, 5 Years From Now, May 2017-June 2020. Slide 10. Farmland Price Expectations, 5 Years From Now, May 2017-June 2020.
Slide 11. As of today, do you expect your farm's financial performance to be better than, worse than, or about the same as last year?, April 2018-June 2020. Slide 11. As of today, do you expect your farm's financial performance to be better than, worse than, or about the same as last year?, April 2018-June 2020.
Slide 12. How concerned are you, if at all, about the future validity of the U.S. ethanol industry?, May-June 2020. Slide 12. How concerned are you, if at all, about the future validity of the U.S. ethanol industry?, May-June 2020.
Slide 13. How worried are you, if at all, about the impact of the Corona virus on your farm's profitability this year?, March-June 2020. Slide 13. How worried are you, if at all, about the impact of the Corona virus on your farm's profitability this year?, March-June 2020.
Slide 14. Over the next 5 years, do you think agricultural exports are more likely to increase, decrease, or remain about the same?, January 2019-June 2020. Slide 14. Over the next 5 years, do you think agricultural exports are more likely to increase, decrease, or remain about the same?, January 2019-June 2020.
Slide 15. Do you think it is likely or unlikely that the soybean trade dispute with China will be settled soon?, July 2019-June 2020. Slide 15. Do you think it is likely or unlikely that the soybean trade dispute with China will be settled soon?, July 2019-June 2020.
Slide 16. Do You Think the Trade Dispute with China Will Ultimately Be Resolved in a Way That Benefits U.S. Agriculture?, July 2019-June 2020. Slide 16. Do You Think the Trade Dispute with China Will Ultimately Be Resolved in a Way That Benefits U.S. Agriculture?, July 2019-June 2020.
Slide 17. Plans for Farm Machinery Purchases in the Upcoming Year Compared to a Year Ago, March-June 2020. Slide 17. Plans for Farm Machinery Purchases in the Upcoming Year Compared to a Year Ago, March-June 2020.
Slide 18. As a result of concerns about COVID-19, have you increased the amount of business you conduct online?, June 2020. Slide 18. As a result of concerns about COVID-19, have you increased the amount of business you conduct online?, June 2020.
Slide 19. As a result of concerns about COVID-19, are you less likely to attend in-person field days, workshops or other educational programs during the remainder of 2020?, June 2020. Slide 19. As a result of concerns about COVID-19, are you less likely to attend in-person field days, workshops or other educational programs during the remainder of 2020?, June 2020.
Slide 20. How worried are you, if at all, about the impact of the Coronavirus on your farm's profitability this year?, June 2020. Slide 20. How worried are you, if at all, about the impact of the Coronavirus on your farm's profitability this year?, June 2020.
Slide 21. To what degree does the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) relieve your concerns about the impact of COVID-19 on your 2020 farm income?, June 2020. Slide 21. To what degree does the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) relieve your concerns about the impact of COVID-19 on your 2020 farm income?, June 2020.
Slide 22. Do you think it will be necessary for the President and Congress to pass another bill to provide more economic assistance to farmers?, June 2020. Slide 22. Do you think it will be necessary for the President and Congress to pass another bill to provide more economic assistance to farmers?, June 2020.
Slide 23. What is your number one area of concern regarding your farm and the COVID-19 situation?, June 2020. Slide 23. What is your number one area of concern regarding your farm and the COVID-19 situation?, June 2020.
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