Farm Progress America, Dec. 11, 2018

Max Armstrong looks at the link between farmland prices and interest rates

Max Armstrong shares a look at the cost of money and the real rate of interest in the United States, which fueled a boom in farmland prices. The same happened in the past, and Max looks at how interest rates and farmland values are linked. Higher interest rates can depress land values.

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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