Farm Progress America, June 8, 2018

Max Armstrong shares insight on a new issue for farmers - rising interest rates.

Max Armstrong offers news from CoBank noting that interest rates are marching higher as the U.S. Federal Reserve does its work. Tanner Ehmke, manager of CoBank's Knowledge Exchange Division, shares that with the Fed on the path of money tightening; farmers will see interest costs rise. Max looks at what it means for farmers.

Farm Progress America is a daily look at key issues in agriculture. It is produced and presented by Max Armstrong, veteran farm broadcaster and host of This Week in Agribusiness.

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