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Agricultural Debt Delinquencies Surge 225%

Commodities Bust Hits Farm Lenders

When it comes to agricultural debt, the numbers aren’t huge enough to take down the global financial system. But this shows how much pain the commodities rout is producing in the farm belt just when the farmland asset bubble that took three decades to create is deflating, and what specialized lenders and the agricultural enterprises they serve – some of them quite large – are currently struggling with in terms of delinquencies. 433 more words

Economy

Budget 2017: Govt likely to hike agri-credit target to Rs 10 lakh crore

Latest News – The farm credit target is likely to be raised by a whopping Rs 1 lakh crore to Rs 10 lakh crore in Budget 2017-18 in order to increase credit flow in the… 75 more words

Proud Mom Moment:  She Won a Heifer

Last year I shared the story of my daughter buying her first feeder calf and how involved she wanted to be in the cattle business.  The child has always loved to eat beef but didn’t really take an interest in business side of the cattle industry until last year.   241 more words

Farm Life