Tough times on the farm: Why Midwest agriculture was on the ropes before coronavirus

All in all, 2019 was a terrible year for farmers across the Midwest. And 2020 doesn’t look much better. Bad weather, trade wars and low prices due to oversupply all contributed to the grim economic news, even before the COVID-19 pandemic began wreaking havoc with export markets. ÔÇťAgriculture has been in a pretty strong downturn … Continue reading Tough times on the farm: Why Midwest agriculture was on the ropes before coronavirus