Farm banks increase ag loans $10 billion
St. Louis Business Journal (blog)
U.S. agricultural banks increased farm and ranch loans in the U.S. by 13.9 percent, or $10 billion, in 2012, and loans in the Cornbelt region rose 15.6 percent, according to the American Bankers Association's annual Farm Bank Performance Report.
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