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The composite Agriculture Confidence Index, which surveyed 500 randomly selected producers about their present and future situations, came in at 105.5, down from 109.1 in December 2012. A value of 100 is considered neutral. Higher numerical values indicate optimism, and values lower than 100 indicate pessimism. So learning this kind of stuff is what I love about my job. Here's the not so much. It's a public relations company, right? One would think that they would be there to answer questions regarding their releases. Listen in.
"Hi you have reached the voicemail of Greg Weimert. I will be out of the office Monday until Tuesday. If you need help immediately press zero." I pressed zero and asked for somebody else and the operator said "sure hold on". "Thanks for the call, leave me a message, I'll get back to you as soon as possible."