CoBank Quarterly: Gl
CoBank Quarterly: Global Pandemic, Economic Hibernation Disorient Markets, Industries and Communities
02 avr. 2020 13h07 HE | CoBank
DENVER, April 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- COVID-19 has brought the U.S. economy to a screeching halt, ushering in a recession in the process. For most businesses, the sudden stop to the economy is...
Ag Retailers Prepare
Ag Retailers Prepared for Spring Despite Uncertainties
25 mars 2020 13h27 HE | CoBank
Denver, March 25, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ag retailers are on relatively firm footing as they prepare for spring following a tumultuous 2019 growing season marked by adverse weather, flooding and...
Walmart’s Entrance i
Walmart’s Entrance into Beef Supply Chain Not Expected to Drive Near Term Changes to Cattle Industry
04 févr. 2020 13h35 HE | CoBank
DENVER, Feb. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Walmart, the largest food retailer in the U.S., officially entered the beef business in January when it opened a case-ready beef plant in Georgia after...
Deal or No Deal: How
Deal or No Deal: How the Sprint – T-Mobile Saga Will Impact Rural America
28 janv. 2020 13h03 HE | CoBank
DENVER, Jan. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With the fate of T-Mobile’s $26.5 billion bid to buy wireless rival Sprint currently in the hands of a district court judge in New York, the...
CoBank Quarterly Eco
CoBank Quarterly Economic Review – Progress on Trade Negotiations Boost Optimism for 2020
20 déc. 2019 10h18 HE | CoBank
DENVER, Dec. 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Policymakers in Washington are ending the year with a blitz of activity on trade and immigration reform, setting up significant milestones for the U.S....
CoBank Releases 2020
CoBank Releases 2020 Year Ahead Report – Forces That Will Shape the U.S. Rural Economy
12 déc. 2019 16h20 HE | CoBank
DENVER, Dec. 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. rural economy will continue to face headwinds in 2020 and is expected to underperform relative to the economy of urban America. Since 2014, GDP...
Grain Elevators Faci
Grain Elevators Facing Tighter Margins, Revenue Pressures in 2020
04 déc. 2019 15h38 HE | CoBank
DENVER, Dec. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Grain elevators face significant challenges in the year ahead as they buy basis on corn, soybeans, and wheat at the highest levels seen in years. Basis for...
Almond Oversupply Ri
Almond Oversupply Risk Tied to Shifts in Weather, Acreage
21 nov. 2019 13h21 HE | CoBank
DENVER, Nov. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The almond industry has enjoyed over 20 years of robust growth and generally favorable economic returns. Yet, over the past five years, weather-related...
Increased Demand for
Increased Demand for Dark Chicken Meat Creating New Opportunities
30 oct. 2019 11h33 HE | CoBank
DENVER, Oct. 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Evolving U.S. demographics are shifting consumer preferences from white meat chicken to dark meat, presenting the chicken industry with an opportunity to...
Hemp: Big Risks, Big
Hemp: Big Risks, Big Rewards for Agriculture
22 oct. 2019 15h01 HE | CoBank
Denver, Oct. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Since the 2018 Farm Bill removed hemp from the Controlled Substances Act, the agriculture industry has been inundated with interest in and information about...