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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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Enrollment for the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (#CFAP) opened earlier this week. Indiana FSA staff join us to talk eligibility requirements, payment rates & application details on our latest #PurdueCommercialAgCast episode.

Listen now🎧 https://purdue.ag/CFAP

Interested in learning more about USDA's #Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (#CFAP)?

@JamesMintert sat down with Indiana @usdafsa Director Steve Brown and staff to discuss eligibility requirements, payment rates & application details.

✨https://purdue.ag/CFAP

Our latest analysis of feed costs for laying #hens suggests that feed costs for 2020 are expected to be 9% ⬇️lower than in 2019. Of course, there is a lot of uncertainty regarding feed prices for the second half of this year.

Read the full article: https://purdue.ag/3bU0b8Y

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Ag Outlook Webinar

June 12, 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 corn and soybean price outlook, which includes information from USDA’s Crop Progress report.

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LATEST NEWS

Coronavirus Food Assistance Program Application Details

May 27, 2020

USDA’s Farm Service Agency is accepting applications for the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) from producers who have suffered losses. Indiana FSA Director Steve Brown and staff join Jim Mintert for a discussion on eligibility requirements, payment rates and application details of the 2020 CFAP program.

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Farmland Values in Today’s Market

May 21, 2020

Purdue agricultural economists Brady Brewer and Todd Kuethe discuss the farmland market during today’s episode. With the COVID-19 pandemic and the unprecedented year 2020 is presenting, Todd talks about what has been happening in farmland pricing, sales, policy, and interest rates.

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Ag Outlook Webinar

May 15, 2020

Recorded May 15, 2020 | Purdue agricultural economists Michael Langemeier and James Mintert discuss the ag outlook and profitability estimates as a result of the COVID-19 global pandemic.

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