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Beacon Ag Group is a financial services company 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 Midwest Ag?
What's New at Beacon Ag?

Beacon Ag Group announcement

Read this article from Purdue's Center for Commercial Ag on strategies to combat declining commodity prices

This January Revenue Management Update contains information about the USDA and stock prices

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

Read this interesting article entitled Indiana's Harvest from Technology

Meet Mark Bills
our Crop Insurance Specialist in Rushville, IN


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

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Market Snapshot
Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on August 04, 2015, 02:23:06 AM CDT
Market Commentary
Corn -

Corn futures closed Monday trade mostly 4 to 5 cents lower than the Friday close.  The Export Inspections report this morning showed

Soybeans -

Soybean futures settled with losses mostly from 3 to 5 cents, but the September contract was down 8 1/4 cents on the session.  National

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures were higher 95 to 170 cents higher on Monday after most contracts posted triple digit losses from Friday.  The CME Lean

Cotton -

Cotton futures closed the session with most contracts down about 22 points, but thinly traded October gained 135 points  There is concern

Wheat -

Wheat futures finished the session in the red, but with most contracts finishing a nickel to a dime above their intraday lows.  The USDA

Cattle -

Live cattle futures posted solid gains, with August cattle up $2.30 on the session.  Most feeder cattle contracts finished the day with

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