The Farm Crisis of 2019: History Repeats with Ag Sector Debt

Event: Rural Development and Food Security Forum 2019: Transformative Changes for Rural Prosperity and Nutritious Food

The Farm Crisis of 2019: History Repeats with Ag Sector Debt

28 October 2019

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Farming, an essential industry segment, is a primary source of our food and related products. Many variables affect farming, including weather, general economic conditions and government intervention, just for starters. The last major farm crisis is now 40 years in the rear view, but today’s farmers are experiencing a parallel phenomenon.

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