Ag Finance Updates

These articles summarize recent developments in agricultural finance and lending.

Current Updates

National Survey of Terms of Lending to Farmers

Farm Lending Activity Grows Swiftly

The volume of new operating loans increased 20% from a year ago, which followed a year-over-year increase of 12% last quarter.

Commercial Bank Call Report

Farm Operating Debt Surges in Early 2024

Farm debt at commercial banks continued to grow, boosted by a large increase in farm operating debt.

Federal Reserve Ag Credit Surveys

Farmland Growth Moderates as Credit Conditions Tighten

Growth in farm real estate values slowed alongside slightly tighter credit conditions and steady interest rates.