Ag Interest Rate Snapshot

DTN Ag Interest Rate Snapshot
TODAY - LAST YEAR
as of: 8/25/16 8/26/15
BENCHMARKS
Prime Rate 3.50 3.25
30-Day Libor 0.52 0.20
1-Year Libor 1.53 0.83
10-Yr. Treasury 1.57 2.14
CCC Loan Rate 1.500 1.250
Real Estate * 4.06 4.24
Operating * 4.48 4.50
Feeder Livestock * 3.96 4.01
Farm Machinery * 4.79 4.14
* Federal Reserve's quarterly average
effective interest rates at ag banks.

The Federal Reserve’s December 2015 decision to gradually lift short-term interest rates has already hiked key rates on farm loans.