The USDA’s newest Farm Income Forecast is bleak. Income will be down. Prices of milk will be down. Payments from the government will skyrocket. Everything, basically, will be going down the tubes. And here, bizarrely, is a quote from USDA secretary Tom Vilsack: “Today’s farm income forecast is heartening for all Americans.” What’s going on here?
Find out what is going at Modern Farmer.