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Indiana Farm Service Agency Executive Director Steve Brown and staff sat down with Jim Mintert to discuss eligibility requirements, payment rates & application details of the 2020 Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). The discussion is available both as a video on our YouTube channel and as the latest episode of our Purdue Commercial AgCast podcast.

Indiana Farm Service Agency Executive Director Steve Brown and staff sat down with Jim Mintert to discuss eligibility requirements, payment rates & application details of the 2020 Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). The discussion is available both as a video on our YouTube channel and as the latest episode of our Purdue Commercial AgCast podcast.

Indiana Farm Service Agency Executive Director Steve Brown and staff sat down with Jim Mintert to discuss eligibility requirements, payment rates & application details of the 2020 Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). The discussion is available both as a video on our YouTube channel and as the latest episode of our Purdue Commercial AgCast podcast.

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Presenting our new podcast, Purdue Commercial AgCast! Farm management news and advice brought weekly in a new convenient way to take with you.

Presenting our new podcast, Purdue Commercial AgCast! Farm management news and advice brought weekly in a new convenient way to take with you.

Presenting our new podcast, Purdue Commercial AgCast! Farm management news and advice brought weekly in a new convenient way to take with you.

The Purdue Center for Commercial Agriculture Crop Basis Tool is a web-based tool that provides
access to weekly historical and contemporaneous corn and soybean basis data for local market
regions in the eastern corn belt.

The Purdue Center for Commercial Agriculture Crop Basis Tool is a web-based tool that provides
access to weekly historical and contemporaneous corn and soybean basis data for local market
regions in the eastern corn belt.

The Purdue Center for Commercial Agriculture Crop Basis Tool is a web-based tool that provides access to weekly historical and contemporaneous corn and soybean basis data for local market regions in the eastern corn belt.

The Ag Economy Barometer is the result of a collaboration between Purdue University’s Center for Commercial Agriculture and the CME Group to provide monthly nationwide measures of the health of the US agricultural economy. Together we believe this economic indicator underscores the importance of the agricultural economy and its participants – food producers and agribusinesses – to the overall U.S. and global economies. Purdue will analyze and report the result of each months’ Ag Economy Barometer value, which will be published the first Tuesday of every month.

The Ag Economy Barometer is the result of a collaboration between Purdue University’s Center for Commercial Agriculture and the CME Group to provide monthly nationwide measures of the health of the US agricultural economy. Together we believe this economic indicator underscores the importance of the agricultural economy and its participants – food producers and agribusinesses – to the overall U.S. and global economies. Purdue will analyze and report the result of each months’ Ag Economy Barometer value, which will be published the first Tuesday of every month.

The Ag Economy Barometer, a collaboration between Purdue University’s Center for Commercial Agriculture and the CME Group, is a monthly nationwide survey to measure of the health of the US agricultural economy. Together we believe this economic indicator underscores the importance of the agricultural economy and its participants – food producers and agribusinesses – to the overall U.S. and global economies. The Ag Economy Barometer is published the first Tuesday of every month.

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Want more insight into farmer sentiment? @JamesMintert investigates the June #AgBarometer rebound amidst ongoing COVID-19 concerns on the latest #PurdueCommecialAgCast.

https://ag.purdue.edu/commercialag/home/resource/2020/07/farmer-sentiment-rebounds-amidst-ongoing-covid-19-concerns/

1) Farmer sentiment rebounds amidst ongoing #COVID19 concerns. Read the full June Purdue University/@CMEGroup #AgBarometer report at https://purdue.ag/barometer57.

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July 13, 2020 at 12:30 p.m. EDT | Join us online, it’s free! Purdue agricultural economists Michael Langemeier and James Mintert will provide an updated ag outlook.

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Farmer Sentiment Rebounds Amidst Ongoing COVID-19 Concerns

July 7, 2020

Farmer sentiment improved for the second month in a row, rebounding from sharp declines that took place in both March and April. In this episode of Purdue Commercial AgCast, Purdue ag economists James Mintert reviews the results from the June 2020 Ag Economy Barometer, a nationwide monthly survey of 400 ag producers.

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Cover Crop Profitability

July 1, 2020

Cover crops can have agronomic benefits but also add costs. In this Purdue Commercial AgCast episode, Brady Brewer and Megan Hughes discuss profitability on 3 cover crops – annual ryegrass, cereal rye, and an oat/radish blend.

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Explaining Fluctuations in DDG Prices

June 26, 2020

To help explain fluctuations in distiller’s dried grains (DDGs) prices, this article examines the relationship between DDG prices, and corn and soybean meal prices.

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