Farm landscape USDA photo.jpg USDA Photo by Lance Cheung
Aerial view of two man-made L-shaped Water and Sediment Control Basins (practice code 638) at Norwood Farms where owners and producers Don and son Grant Norwood implement crop rotation and residue management to reduce erosion leading to improved land use and crop production; they practice no-till farming on nearly every acre in the operation, in Henry County, Tennessee.

Federal Reserve outlines distress across ag regions

Government payments could offer relief from lower commodity prices and reduced meat processing capacity.

Each month, the Federal Reserve Bank releases its "Beige Book" update, and the latest report included several observations pertaining to the U.S. agricultural economy, including the ongoing impact from the coronavirus pandemic. Government payments appear likely to provide notable relief to segments of the

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