Tag: crop choice

What are your odds of picking the right crops in 2017?

With another historically tough year ahead for farmers, it is worth spending some time looking at one of the most important financial decisions farms will make for 2017: which crops to grow. A lot of factors go into this decision: crop rotations, landowner agreements, and in particular, financial projections. In a previous post, we looked […]


Corn or Soybeans… That is the Question

With farm profitability at historically low levels, most farms are carefully scrutinizing their budgets and looking for ways to improve their bottom line. In this post we’ll take a look at a major business decision that many farmers face each year: should I plant more corn or soybeans? While many acres are typically not open […]