Recent Updates

August 2016

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops -- Outlook & Prices
Change in Corn Prices by Two Week Period -- A2-17
Change in Soybean Prices by Two Week Period -- A2-18
Whole Farm -- Cost & Return
Crop and Livestock Land Use Analyzer -- C1-15 (Decision Tool)
Whole Farm -- Leasing:
2016 Iowa Farmland Leasing -- C2-01:
-- Rental Rates (Voiced Media)
-- Communication (Voiced Media)
-- Legal Issues (Voiced Media)
-- Farm Program Payments (Voiced Media)
-- Cost of Production (Voiced Media)
-- Estimating a Rental Rate (Voiced Media)
Iowa Farmland Rental Rates (USDA)
-- C2-09
Iowa Farmland Leasing Overview -- C2-20 (Voiced Media)
Iowa Farm Leases: A Legal Review – Center for Ag Law and Taxation (Voiced Media)
Whole Farm -- Human Resources:
Farm Employee Management: Health, Stress, and Well-Being -- C1-82
Whole Farm -- Legal & Taxes:
Iowa Finance Authority - Beginning Farmer Programs -- C4-30 (Voiced Media)
Whole Farm -- Other:
Setting Personal, Family and Business Goals for Business Success -- C6-42
What is Important to Me? -- C6-43
Business Development -- Business Start-up:
Vision and Mission Statements -- a Roadmap of Where You Want to Go and How to Get There -- C5-09

July 2016

June 2016

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops -- Machinery:
Grain Harvesting Equipment and Labor in Iowa -- A3-16
Estimating the Field Capacity of Farm Machines -- A3-24
Estimating the Field Capacity of Farm Machines - A3-24 (Decision Tool)
Joint Machinery Ownership -- A3-34 (Decision Tool)
Livestock -- Cost & Return:
Livestock Enterprise Budgets – B1-21
Livestock Enterprise Budgets -- B1-21 (Decision Tools)
Whole Farm -- Leasing:
Flexible Farm Lease Agreements -- C1-21 (Decision Tool)
Whole Farm -- Transition & Estate Planning:
Wage and Incentive Agreement -- C4-42
Whole Farm -- Other:
Strategic Management Concepts -- C6-39

May 2016

April 2016

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops -- Cost & Return:
ARC-CO Payment Calculator for 2016/17 -- A1-32 (Decision Tool)
ARC/PLC Payments by Crop and County -- A1-33 (Decision Tool)
Crops -- Other:
Organic Crop Production Enterprise Budgets -- A1-18
Organic Crop Production Enterprise Budgets -- A1-18 (4 Decision Tools)
Livestock -- Cost & Return:
Ten Ways to Reduce Feed Costs in Cow-calf Operations -- B1-77
Livestock -- Markets:
How Often Can Cattle Feeders Hedge a Profit with Futures? -- B2-54
Whole Farm -- Leasing:
Farmland Cash Rental Rate Survey – C2-10
Whole Farm -- Land Values:
Historical Farmland Values -- C2-72
Farmland Value Survey (Realtors Land Institute) -- C2-75
Whole Farm -- Financial:
Fine Tune Management Decisions with Enterprise Accounting -- C6-34
Whole Farm -- Other:
Strategic Planning Terms -- C6-40
 

March 2016

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops -- Cost & Return:
Historical Corn Yields by County -- A1-12
Historical Soybean Yields by County -- A1-13
Corn and Soybean County Yields -- A1-14
ARC-CO Payment Calculator for 2016/17 -- A1-32 (Decision Tool)
ARC/PLC Payments by Crop and County -- A1-33 (Decision Tool)
Crops -- Machinery:
Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey -- A3-10
Livestock -- Cost & Return:
Monthly Swine Feeding Returns -- B1-31
Monthly Cattle Feeding Returns -- B1-36
Net Present Value of Beef Replacement Females -- B1-74
Net Present Value of Beef Replacement Females (single replacement) -- B1-74 (Decision Tool)
Net Present Value of Beef Replacement Females (group of replacements) -- B1-74 (Decision Tool)
Whole Farm -- Land Values:
Farmland Value Survey (Realtors Land Institute) -- C2-75
 

February 2016

AgDM New and Updated Files

Livestock -- Markets:
Lean Hog Basis -- B2-41
Live Cattle Basis -- B2-42
Feeder Cattle Basis -- B2-43
Feeder Steer-Heifer Price Spread -- B2-45
Livestock -- Outlook & Prices:
Historic Hog and Lamb Prices -- B2-10
Historic Cattle Prices -- B2-12
 

January 2016