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Beacon Ag Group, a department of Beacon Credit Union, a financial services company, is 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 Greg Hall
our Lender 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

Local Weather
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Rushville, Indiana (46173)

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Market Snapshot
Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on November 25, 2015, 05:40:34 PM CST
Market Commentary
Corn -

Corn futures closed a penny to 3 1/2 cents higher on Wednesday, following a Tuesday trade that gave back nearly all of the gains made on Monday.

Soybeans -

Soybean futures on Wednesday were 10 to 11 1/2 cents higher, ignoring the USD that traded around 225 points higher. Nearby Jan and Mar16 were the

Wheat -

Wheat futures settled with mostly fractionally mixed prices on Wednesday. Nearby Dec15 CHI wheat was a nickel lower, but Dec15 MPLS wheat was a

Cattle -

Live cattle futures closed with gains of 60 to 85 cents on Wednesday, as choppy trade continues. Feeder futures were up 10 to 30 cents, after giving

Lean Hogs -

Hog futures settled from 15 cents lower to $1.575 higher Wednesday afternoon, following losses of 22.5 to 77.5 cents on Tuesday. Dec15 reversed its

Cotton -

Cotton futures finished the Wednesday trade at least 100 points higher after closing 11 to 44 cents higher on Tuesday. Nearby Dec15 was up 138

Full commentary...
Important Events
important events


Nov 3-20
North American Livestock Exposition, KY State Fairgrounds, Louisville, KY

Nov 15-17
Indiana Farm Bureau Convention, Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, IN

Nov 19
Rush County Ag Outlook, 6:30 p.m., Root Building, Rushville, IN

Nov 26
CLOSED for Thanksgiving

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