It can be a bit difficult for young farmers to uncover resources to start a serious for-profit part- or full-time agribusiness.
The American Farm Bureau Federation and Farm Credit are on the lookout for the next round of agricultural entrepreneurs. Online application for the 2019 Farm Bureau Ag Innovation Challenge is open and $145,000 is at stake. The competition provides an opportunity for individuals to showcase ideas and business innovations in agriculture. This is the fifth […]
Title 5 funding needs to continually be a focal point during the Farm Bill talks to ensure producers have access to money as needed.
Several members of the financial sector gave their perspective on current credit conditions, as well as how credit programs impact credit availability for farmers, ranchers, and forest owners in a hearing with the House Agriculture Committee’s Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Tuesday. The hearing was held to evaluate the effectiveness of farm bill […]