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Effective business management includes a basic understanding of the interest rate environment and ongoing changes in the macroeconomy, particularly because of the dairy industry’s reliance on financing and, global trade trends, and the uncertainty in the global economy.

IDFA and the experts at Compeer Financial, an IDFA Gold Business Partner and member of the Farm Credit System, present "Navigating the Macroeconomic Landscape". Viewers will gain perspective on the economic factors that affect long-term planning for agriculture and the dairy industry.

In this session, attendees will learn:

  • The current status of long- and short-term interest rates as well as expectations for the future;
  • The trends within the U.S. Economy and outlook for a new presidential administration;
  • The effect of changes in the U.S. Dollar; and
  • The significance of global leverage.

Presented By


Bill Moore

Chief Risk Officer, Compeer Financial