With the downturn in the farm economy headed into its second year, community bank boardrooms are turning into classrooms as bankers try to help farmers weather the storm.

Many bankers are hosting seminars on forward-pricing techniques and crop insurance policies, to teach farmers to be better business managers.

Limited Time Offer

Save $400 off your subscription. Special offer ends April 30, 2017.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.