The lead economist for the National Corn Growers Association says she’s interested to see if USDA’s forecast for lower farm production costs in 2024 holds true.
Krista Swanson tells Brownfield the price of diesel fuel and anhydrous have increased since the latest update from USDA and…
“I’m not expecting a lower interest cost for 2024.”
Swanson says the timing of input purchases remains important for farmers.
“Farm to farm, there will be a big difference depending on when inputs are purchased that have a lot of price variability.