The current environment of agricultural economics is presenting special challenges involving agricultural finance. A historic late planting season in the Midwest and continuing trade issues with China are presenting enhanced uncertainty in the industry in addition to the margin compression producers have experienced over the past several years. What is the impact of these factors on the farm client and agricultural portfolio? This session will discuss the latest trends in the industry and best practices for use in meeting the current challenges with your clients. We will also address issues and opportunities with respect to the administration of the portfolio.
Presented by: Jeff Dave
In this session, we will cover:
- An overview and update of current trends in agricultural economics
- Credit impacts on the agricultural loan portfolio
- Navigating through the current challenges presented by the current environment
- Portfolio administration
Target Audience: Anyone involved with agricultural lending in their bank