Ag Economist Explains Latest Ag Economy Barometer

Agriculture Economist, Professor Jim Mintert was the guest on Thursday morning’s Ag Issues program on 580 WIBW.¬† Mintert is¬†Director of Purdue University’s Center for Commercial Agriculture and principal investigator of the Ag Economy Barometer. Mintert explained how the Ag Economy Barometer information is compiled, and discussed the most recent Ag Economy Barometer report which had the headline “Producer Sentiment Plummets on Price Weakness and Trade War Concerns.”