All Posts Tagged: agriculture

U.S. Outlook: The state of the union

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Rear view of man seated on a rock, wearing cowboy hat and looking out over a large beige, hilly valley.

With the U.S. Presidential election just 73 days away, we thought now would be a good time to take a closer look at how the economy is faring at the state level.

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Crop-jacking: What your company can do about this growing threat

David Pollino
Security
Closeup on a bunch of pistachios.

California’s nut processors are battling a wave of heists worth millions of dollars.

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U.S. Outlook: The agricultural outlook remains challenging

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing recent rise in farm debt over annual decrease in farm income.

The outlook for American agriculture has steadily deteriorated since 2013.

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Ask an Advisor: Succession planning for an agribusiness

Jeff Hoffmann
Private Client Services
Father and grown son discussing their harvest while standing in their field, with a harvesting machine at work in the background.

Bank of the West has worked with many clients facing this issue, and one of the main questions they ask is whether keeping their assets consolidated is a good choice for them.

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