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Climbing rates add to farms' debt load

By ALAN BJERGA BLOOMBERG NEWS

This article was published April 25, 2018 at 2:03 a.m.

American farmers have managed to stay afloat despite years of shrinking crop values, the lowest incomes since the last recession and the threat of a trade war between the U.S. and China. Now, they're feeling a new squeeze: Borrowing money is getting more expensive as interest rates rise.

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