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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 December 2016 Revenue Management Update features add-on insurance programs for 2017, including Price, Revenue and Yield Select.

This November 2016 Revenue Management Update shows the updated state production estimates for corn and projections for 2017.

This October 2016 Revenue Management Update highlights the record soybean crop's continued growth and provides updated MYA prices that will be used to calculate PLC & ARC payments for 2016-17.

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 Natalie McCain,
our 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

Local Weather
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Rushville, Indiana (46173)

Current Conditions: Fog
Temperature: 37°F Dew point: 37°F
Humidity: 100% Pressure: 30.06 in. Hg
Wind: 6 mph From: East

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Thursday

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Friday

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Sunday

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Market Snapshot
Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on January 19, 2017, 08:51:31 AM CST
Market Commentary
Wheat -

Wheat futures are currently trading mostly 3 to 4 cents lower. They closed mixed on Wednesday. MPLS gained back 7 cents higher from losses

Cattle -

Live cattle finished Wednesday higher in all contracts, with the front three up 40 to 70 cents. Feeder cattle futures were mixed from down 50 cents

Lean Hogs -

Lean hogs ended the day lower in all contracts with Feb 17 down 60 cents. The CME lean hog index for 1/16 was 74 cents higher at $64.84. USDA's

Cotton -

Cotton futures are mostly trading another 58 to 66 points higher this morning, but Dec17 cotton is only up a couple points. February crude oil

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures are trading steady so far this morning after losing 1/2 to 3/4 cent per bushel on Wednesday. Mexico is planning to import at least 20%

Corn -

Corn futures are trading steady so far this morning after losing 1/2 to 3/4 cent per bushel on Wednesday. Mexico is planning to import at least 20%

Full commentary...
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Important Events
important events

JANUARY 2017

Jan 2
New Year's Day observed - Beacon offices closed

Jan 5
Farm Profit Preview @ Vincennes

Jan 17-19
Ft Wayne Farm Show @ Allen Co War Memorial Coliseum, Ft Wayne, Booth C 127-129

Jan 20
Spencer County SWCD Annual Meeting, Chrisney

See full events calendar...

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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