In 2005, corn sold for $2 per bushel. Today, it goes for $6 per bushel. Farmers’ land is now worth more than ever. Agricultural-related businesses are booming, and the farm states–unlike other parts of the country–are thriving economically. This article gives details. Farmers work hard, we all depend on them for our daily bread, but they are often poorly rewarded. I’m glad they are doing well.