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Ag Confidence Index Results
Katie Micik DTN Markets Editor
Mon Jan 5, 2015 07:36 AM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Farmers are ready to put 2014 in the books and move on, according to the latest results of the DTN/The Progressive Farmer Agriculture Confidence Index.

The post-harvest reading of the Agriculture Confidence Index came in at 103.4. That's a turnaround from the pessimistic pre-harvest reading of 99.8, but it's also the lowest December index value since DTN began conducting the survey in 2010.

An index value of 100 is considered neutral with higher values indicating optimism and lower values reflecting pessimism. DTN surveyed 500 farmers and ranchers across the country between November 20 and December 4. DTN ...

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