• Trade In The Balance

    Few industries have benefited more from the explosive growth of international trade than American agriculture.  Read Now »

  • Trade War Takes Toll on Ag Economy

    Despite the strongest global economic growth since 2011, uncertainty around trade presents escalating concern to U.S. agriculture.   Read Now »

  • Banks Donate to Food Co-op

    CoBank and National Cooperative Bank Donate $200,000 to the Food Co-op Initiative.  Read Now »

  • Milk Alternatives Hasten Dairy Change

    As consumers increasingly seek beverages made from milk alternatives the dairy industry is responding with niche products of its own.   Read Now »

  • More Farmers May Go Off the Grid

    As on-farm solar becomes more competitive with retail electricity, solar panels may be a common sight across U.S. farm fields and livestock operations.  Read Now »

  • 2018 Director Candidate Slate

    The 2018 director candidate slate has been announced by the CoBank Nominating Committee.   Read Now »

  • Interest Rates Stress Ag Economy

    Farm land values could soften amid working capital erosion during recent downturn  Read Now »

  • CEA Experiencing Rapid Growth

    High costs, labor, knowledge all represent significant barriers for new operators   Read Now »

  • Blockchain Brings Opportunity to Ag

    Opportunities may bring increased scrutiny as agribusiness adopts blockchain  Read Now »

  • Itambo Appointed Chief Banking Officer

    Eric Itambo has been named as CoBank’s Chief Banking Officer, with responsibility for all lending operations and banking services.  Read Now »

  • CoBank Reports Q1 Financial Results

    CoBank today announced financial results for the first quarter of 2018.  Read Now »

  • Cotton's Northern Expansion

    Farmers, agribusiness in Northern Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas to see increases in cotton planting this year amid drought and low grain prices.  Read Now »

  • Mega-Mergers Alter Retail Landscape

    Market-influencing mergers are reshaping the crop protection and seed industry, with important implications for the farm supply sector.   Read Now »

  • Trade Risks Escalate

    There are abundant opportunities for U.S. agriculture this year amid drought. However, those opportunities are at risk.  Read Now »

  • 2018 Sharing Success Program

    CoBank announces the renewal of its Sharing Success program for 2018.  Read Now »

  • CoBank Reports 2017 Financial Results

    CoBank's average loan volume increased 5 percent to $96 billion and the bank will distribute $610 million in patronage to customer-owners.  Read Now »

  • Agriculture and the New Tax Law

    In the latest issue of OUTLOOK, NCFC President and CEO Chuck Conner discusses the new Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.  Read Now »

  • New Private Equity Fund Announced

    CoBank along with other Farm Credit institutions will participate in the first round of financing for Open Prairie Rural Opportunities Fund.  Read Now »

  • ConnectWell Pilot Program Contribution

    CoBank, EveryoneOn, Navicent Health and Robin Health, announce the launch of the ConnectWell pilot program in Macon, Georgia.  Read Now »

  • 2018 Year Ahead Report

    CoBank's Knowledge Exchange Division offers a glimpse into the rest of 2018 and how ten key forces will influence the outlook for rural America.  Read Now »

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