Journal Article

Agriculture banks are outperforming their peers, but how long will it last?


Abstract: With soaring commodity prices and farmland values in recent years, banks with an agricultural focus (where at least 25 percent of total loans are production and farmland loans) have outperformed their community bank peers. Find out what risks agriculture banks may face.

Keywords: Agricultural credit; Agricultural industries - Finance;

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Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Part of Series: Central Banker

Publication Date: 2011

Issue: Fall

Order Number: 2