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Beacon Ag Group, a department of Beacon Credit Union, a financial services company, is committed to the needs of agriculture. We employ creative approaches and old-fashioned personal service to help you determine the best solution for your needs. We strive to be your trusted provider for loans, crop insurance and equipment leasing. At Beacon Ag, we are ag people serving ag people.

What's New at Beacon Ag?
What's New at Beacon Ag?

This September 2016 Revenue Management Update focuses on crop production estimates and provides the Market Year Average (MYA) prices for the previous crop year.

This August 2016 Revenue Management Update focuses on the USDA’s August crop production and supply/demand reports, specifically on the big increases in corn and soybean yields/production.

This July 2016 Revenue Management Update contains a summary of the USDA report and explains how Price Select is benefitting producers who used it in 2016.

This June 2016 Revenue Management Update contains a report on the recent wheat and soybean crop impact.

This May 2016 Revenue Management Update features a summary of the May USDA crop report and an update on managed funds.

This April 2016 Revenue Management Update features information about new farm programs, ARC & PLC.

This March 2016 Revenue Management Update contains information about DCIS’ new crop insurance programs, Revenue & Yield Select.

This February 2016 Revenue Management Update contains information about the USDA and DCIS’ Price Select program.

Twelve Questions for Agriculture in 2016

This January 2016 Revenue Management Update is a review of the month's USDA reports, including updated Market Year Average prices estimates, and an optimistic outlook for 2016.

Beacon Ag Group announcement

 

Crop insurance policies have undergone name changes, along with some of their features. Let one of our agents bring you up to speed or click on the Crop Insurance tab in the upper right section of this page to read more.

Local farm operation, with ties to BAG, featured in the winter issue of Indiana Beef Magazine

 
Meet Danielle Hicks-Appleton,
our Senior Ag Loan Officer in Logansport (West)

 

Further Resources
> Purdue Extension Office
> United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
> Indiana Beef Council
> Indiana Soybean Alliance
> Midwest Dairy Association
> farmdoc (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
> Indiana State Fair
> Purdue Women in Ag
Purdue Center for Commercial Ag

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Market Snapshot
Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on September 28, 2016, 01:41:23 PM CDT
Market Commentary
Corn -

Corn futures are trading mostly between 1 and 2 cents lower at midday.  Weekly data from EIA showed ethanol production up 8,000 barrels per day

Soybeans -

Soybean futures are trading from 2 cents to 3 1/4 cents lower at midday. Private exporters reported to the USDA this morning that 211,171 MT of

Wheat -

Wheat futures are trading steady to slightly higher in some contracts, following up higher trade on Tuesday.  After praising Russian farmers

Cattle -

Live cattle futures are trading mixed at midday from 77.5 cents lower to 17.5 cents higher following steep losses on Tuesday.  Feeders are

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures are trading mostly 15 to 40 cents higher at midday after most contracts poked out new life of contract lows again this morning. The

Cotton -

Cotton futures are trading nearly 100 points lower at midday, mostly on ideas of drier weather and increasing harvest activity for some of the

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Important Events
important events

SEPTEMBER 2016

Sep 5
Labor Day - Beacon offices closed

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Crops in Your Area
Diplodia has been found in Indiana corn fields. If you suspect you have any kind of mold or fungus issue in your corn, contact your crop insurance agent immediately to schedule documentation.

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