CoBank Quarterly Eco
CoBank Quarterly Economic Outlook – Agriculture Still Seeking Relief
29 mars 2019 16h11 HE | CoBank
DENVER, March 29, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- U.S. agriculture will face challenges in 2019 as slowing domestic and global economic growth rates, trade talks continue and weather casts uncertainty in...
Ag Retailers Look to
Ag Retailers Look to Retool Strategy for Success in the Era of E-Commerce
20 févr. 2019 12h30 HE | CoBank
DENVER, Feb. 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Online agricultural retail startups are compressing margins for traditional ag retailers through increased competition and price transparency. While...
Opportunities Outwei
Opportunities Outweigh Challenges: Crop Gene Editing and the Food System
13 févr. 2019 13h15 HE | CoBank
DENVER, Feb. 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Investments in gene editing tools for agricultural crops have heated up in recent years and will only intensify in 2019. The technology is increasingly...
Fiber Valuations to
Fiber Valuations to Remain Elevated for the Foreseeable Future
06 févr. 2019 13h20 HE | CoBank
DENVER, Feb. 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Consolidation in the fiber industry, coupled with the numerous underlying demand drivers for fiber networks, have increased market valuations significantly...
CoBank Releases 2019
CoBank Releases 2019 Year Ahead Report – Forces That Will Shape the U.S. Rural Economy
23 janv. 2019 12h30 HE | CoBank
DENVER, Jan. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. economy is still performing well by most key measures. However, consumers, investors, companies and other market participants have become more wary...
Evolving Consumer De
Evolving Consumer Demands Are Reshaping Dairy Supply Chains
11 janv. 2019 10h50 HE | CoBank
DENVER, Jan. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Consumer demand for more transparency and a sense of connection to where their food is grown or produced continues to have a significant impact on food...
Orange Imports Incre
Orange Imports Increase as Domestic Juice Supply Remains Squeezed
13 nov. 2018 15h04 HE | CoBank
DENVER, Nov. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Domestic orange production has been declining steadily over the last two decades, with citrus greening disease being the leading cause of decreased acres...
CORRECTION: Structural Shifts in the Dairy Industry Lead to a New Era of Price Cycles
31 oct. 2018 15h44 HE | CoBank
DENVER, Oct. 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dairy farms with more than 1,000 cows now comprise nearly 50 percent of the dairy industry, up from only 29 percent the decade prior, showing consolidation...
Structural Shifts in the Dairy Industry Lead to a New Era of Price Cycles
31 oct. 2018 12h00 HE | CoBank
DENVER, Oct. 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- More than 50 percent of dairies have more than 1,000 cows, up from 29 percent just 10 years ago, showing consolidation of dairy operations has increased...
CoBank: 5G Fixed Wireless Unlikely to Bridge Rural-Urban Digital Divide
30 oct. 2018 13h00 HE | CoBank
DENVER, Oct. 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As rural telecommunications providers look for cost-effective solutions to bridge the rural-urban digital divide, 5G fixed wireless has been identified as a...