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Agricultural activity was mixed but improving on average. Most Federal Reserve reporting Districts noted higher prices for their respective major crops at the time farmers were able to lock-in for the fall harvest, while Cleveland, Richmond, and Chicago reported that … Continue reading

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Crop conditions are promising in many Fed bank districts, but low commodity prices continue to pressure agricultural incomes, according to the latest Fed Beige Book report. Favorable weather has gotten the growing season off to a solid start in the … Continue reading

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USDA’s August forecast for the 2014 farm sector economy is more optimistic than the one issued last February. Forecast net cash income for 2014 has been revised upward, due to improved prospects for the value of both crop and livestock … Continue reading

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