LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS
Thu Nov 14, 2013 02:27 PM CST

(Dow Jones) -- More Midwestern bankers expect the farm economy to slow as 2013 winds down, according to a Federal Reserve survey, reflecting a sharp drop in grain prices thanks to this year's bumper corn crop.

Farmland prices were seen heading lower even as momentum from last year's record corn and soybean prices helped lift values across farm states such as Illinois and Iowa in the third quarter, according to a quarterly survey from the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.

"The respondents' expectations tended to indicate a reversal of fortunes for farmland values," wrote David Oppedahl, senior business economist at ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, a community of Arkansas farmers have successfully banded togethe...
  • Market News AgriClear is not an auction, but an online digital sales floor where buyers and sellers negotiate...
  • UAS Research Takes Off Key members of the House and Senate last week praised the Federal Aviation Administration for sel...
  • "Total Market Isn't Dead" Used equipment inventories are escalating.
  • Rain, Rain, Go Away Waterlogged and flooded fields in much of the Midwest are putting corn and soybean fields at risk...
  • Feds to Examine Biotech Rules In a memo to USDA, FDA and EPA, the White House stated that a review of biotech regulations was n...
  • Evolution of Farm Kid Jobs DTN Staff Reporter Russ Quinn reflects on the farm activities of his youth that his children will...
  • IARC: Possible 2,4-D Cancer Link The International Agency for Research on Cancer has classified the herbicide 2,4-D as possibly ca...
  • Ask the Vet How do I know what minerals my cows need and how much?
Related News Stories
Farming With Friendlies
Rain, Rain, Go Away
WOTUS Fine Print
Crops Swim in Texas
Explore Your Roots
US Wins WTO Case Over India
Final WOTUS Rule Released
Work on Global Soil Security
Calif. OKs Voluntary Farmer Water Cuts
New Water Cuts for California