Crop incomes decline sharply

Crop incomes decline sharply

Federal banks paint gloomy picture for crop producers, bright picture for livestock producers.

Crop incomes decline sharply
THE crop boom over the past several years was good while it lasted, but corn and soybean prices have been plunging to some of the lowest levels in years, making it apparent that grain producers will need to tighten their belts to survive.

In fact,

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