money growing in soil farm lending Nomadsould1/iStock/Thinkstock

Federal Reserve reports mixed ag conditions across U.S.

Federal Reserve’s latest Beige Book highlights current economic conditions across different districts.

Agricultural conditions remained mixed across the countryside as producers deal with lower prices and adverse weather. The Federal Reserve Bank released its August 2017 Beige Book update, which provides a summary of commentary on current economic conditions by each of the districts across the country.

All access premium subscription

This content requires a subscription to Feedstuffs in order to access. If you are a paid subscriber, use your email and password to Log In now.

Current Feedstuffs Subscribers: Online and mobile access are now included at no charge to you. To read this article, use your subscriber email and password to log-in to your account (or contact us for assistance in updating your account.)

Not Currently a Subscriber: Subscribe NOW to Feedstuffs and receive our print and/or digital publications, enewsletters and premium online content. Visit and click on Subscribe at the top of the page for more information.



Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.