Plains

Survey: Farming Helps Economy Grow In Rural States
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The economy remains strong in rural areas of 10 Midwest and Plains states because of the health of agricultural businesses there.
The overall economic index on the new monthly Rural Mainstreet survey rose to 58.5 in May from April's already healthy 57...
Survey At 4-Year High, But Shows Signs Of Trouble
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey of bankers in 10 Midwest and Great Plains states puts the report's overall index at a 4 1/2-year high, but other indicators show trouble ahead for the rural economy.
The Rural Mainstreet Index released Thursday rose from 59...