A public comment period recently closed on a proposed rule to account for small-refinery exemptions in the Renewable Fuel Standard.
Business & Inputs
The U.S. Supreme Court has heard oral arguments in a case that could determine whether groundwater is jurisdictional under the Clean Water Act.
Drought is developing in the southern Great Plains and hampering some winter wheat development.
Securing operating loans for the upcoming crop season will bring new challenges for some borrowers, but there are ways to make farm operations more cash-worthy in the eyes of today's lenders.
Senators bent the ear of President Donald Trump about the latest biofuels proposal to account for small-refinery exemptions to the Renewable Fuel Standard.
After half a decade of watching and waiting for a 1980s-like crash, a leading economist says it's time to stop making comparisons to farming's worst economic crisis and start looking at the resemblance to the long plateau of the...
A decade after the biggest carbon market for agriculture in the U.S. collapsed, carbon and ecosystem service markets are truly starting over. One group, the Ecosystem Services Market Consortium, received a $10.3 million grant this week...
Ag Interest Rate
|DTN Ag Interest Rate Snapshot|
|TODAY||- LAST YEAR|
|CCC Loan Rate||2.625||3.125|
|Real Estate *||5.59||5.35|
|Feeder Livestock *||4.80||4.97|
|Farm Machinery *||5.89||5.74|
|* Federal Reserve's quarterly average|
|effective interest rates at ag banks.|