Idaho Farm Bureau's Podcast

Farm bankruptcies on the rise--COVID 19

August 04, 2020 Idaho Farm Bureau
Idaho Farm Bureau's Podcast
Farm bankruptcies on the rise--COVID 19
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Idaho Farm Bureau's Podcast
Farm bankruptcies on the rise--COVID 19
Aug 04, 2020
Idaho Farm Bureau

Washington—Farm bankruptcies continue to rise, but the rate of new filings is slowing. Chad Smith says bankruptcy filings up eight percent from last year.

The Senate introduced legislation last week that includes additional coronavirus relief funding for the Department of Agriculture. Funding that’ll help farmers and ranchers.

Consolidation in the dairy industry has been ongoing for some time and with related trends the recent focus of USDA economic research. Rod Bain reports.



Show Notes

Washington—Farm bankruptcies continue to rise, but the rate of new filings is slowing. Chad Smith says bankruptcy filings up eight percent from last year.

The Senate introduced legislation last week that includes additional coronavirus relief funding for the Department of Agriculture. Funding that’ll help farmers and ranchers.

Consolidation in the dairy industry has been ongoing for some time and with related trends the recent focus of USDA economic research. Rod Bain reports.