Find regularly updated information about financial help for farmers during COVID-19.
ABM News connects farmers and other industry professionals with timely research-based information on farm management and marketing.
Extension's agricultural business management team offers education and support to farm decision makers on production, marketing and financial management through classes and software tools.
Governmental funding initiatives will result in some farms and small businesses having significant governmental income payments this year. Several tax planning strategies can help farmers maximize their after-tax income.
Visit Extension's agricultural business management blog for important information on applying for Paycheck Protection Program loan forgiveness, as well as resources for leadership and communication on the farm.
On March 10, Congress passed its latest major COVID-19 relief package H.R. 1319, also known as the American Rescue Plan Act. Several sections may be of interest to farmers, other small business owners and agricultural professionals.
USDA's second round of direct farmer assistance, the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program 2, covers hundreds of commodities, including specialty and non-specialty crops and livestock.
Extension economists say COVID-19 reveals vulnerabilities in the food system.
New analysis of the poultry industry’s impact on Minnesota says the time is ripe for poultry growers to work with communities and business to explore new ways to get their products into the hands of consumers.