Rural Bankers Say Low Commodity Prices Their Biggest Challenge

Posted on 03/09/2017 10:26 AM
Nine out of 10 rural bank CEO's rate low commodity prices as the biggest challenge to their rural economy for 2016, according to this month's Rural Mainstreet Index (RMI) survey conducted by Dr. Ernie Goss, Creighton University. The May reading saw the RMI increase from April's very weak reading, Goss states, rising for three of the pa...