US Farm Bankruptcies Jumped 20% in 2019, Reaching an 8 Year High


Despite massive federal bail-outs, the US agricultural economy continues to plummet. Data by the United States courts show a steady increase in "family farmer" bankruptcies over the last 5 years. (https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-farms-bankruptcy/u-s-farm-bankruptcies-hit-an-eight-year-high-court-data-idUSKBN1ZT2YE)