Prices of Illinois farm products in 1930

by L. J. Norton

Publisher: University of Illinois Agricultural Experiment Station in Urbana, Ill

Written in English
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  • Prices,
  • Farm produce,
  • Livestock,
  • Dairy products

Edition Notes

Statementby L.J. Norton
SeriesBulletin (University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus). Agricultural Experiment Station) -- no. 365, Bulletin (University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus). Agricultural Experiment Station) -- no. 365.
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The solution of the farm problem depends on a free market for farm products. True, that would speed the exodus of farmers to other occupations—but to the benefit of all concerned. The high-cost producers of farm products would find they could improve their economic status by working elsewhere. And now is the best time for that shift. Many people have asked if I would post more prices from these years from the old family journals. So here are prices for , , , and for "groceries, provisions, fuel, dry . As the prices realized for their products rose, farmers began to borrow money to buy more acres and new machinery, especially farm tractors since labor costs were sky high. Farm mortgages doubled between and , from $ billion to $ billion ($ billion today). Illinois Cash Livestock Reports. Stock Symbol Look Up. USDA Cattle Dashboard. DDG Prices/Energy. IFB Websites» Ag In The Classroom. RFD Radio Network. Fertilizer Report. #N#Local Cash Grain Bids. HUDSON GRAIN in HUDSON, IL. EVERGREEN FS in TOWANDA, IL. GRAINLAND COOPERATIVE in EL PASO, IL. AG RAIL in BLOOMINGTON, IL.

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