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Crop Decisions
Cost & Return
ARC PLC Decisions: Update, Election and Enrollment
2014-18 ARC PLC Decisions
New Safety Net: PLC, ARC-CO, ARC-IC -- A1-32
Pasture, Rangeland and Forage Insurance -- A1-48
Choosing Units for Crop Insurance – A1-55
Markets
Introduction to Crop Marketing
ISU Crop Marketing Information
Basis, Futures Carry and the Cost of Storage
Market Fundamentals (Supply/Demand)
Technical Chart Signals
Seasonal Price Trends
Crop Marketing Strategies
Marketing Tools: Futures
Marketing Tools: Options
Developing a Crop Marketing Plan
Machinery
Custom Farming -- A3-15

 

Livestock Decisions
Outlook & Prices
Margin Protection Program - Dairy -- B1-55

 

Whole Farm Decisions
Leasing & Land Values
Improving Your Farm Lease Contract - How to Determine a Reasonable Rent -- C2-01
Addressing Where to Start When Negotiating Farmland Rental Rates -- C2-01
Iowa Farm Leases: A Legal Review – Center for Ag Law and Taxation
Iowa Farmland Leasing Overview -- C2-20
Flexible Cash Farm Leases -- C2-21
Computing the Iowa Corn Suitability Rating for your Farm -- C2-87
Economics of Tiling -- C2-90

 

Whole Farm Decisions
Financial
Farm Operation's Cash Flow Budgeting -- C3-15

 

Whole Farm Decisions
Human Resources
Worker Misclassification on the Farm -- C6-58

 

Renewable Energy Decisions
Ethanol
Growing the Ethanol Industry – Growing the Bioeconomy -- Vinod Khousla, Venture Capitalist – August, 2006
Role of Biomass in a Sustainable World – Growing the Bioeconomy – Lee Lynd, Dartmouth -- August, 2006
Economic Interactions of Biofuels and Agricultural Markets – Growing the Bio-Economy -- August, 2006
Technical Overview of Biorefineries – Growing the Bio-economy -- August, 2006
Environmental Effects of Alternative Feedstocks and the Impact of the Systems Needed to Grow those Feedstocks – Alternative Crops and Policies for Bioenergy -- Catherine Kling, Iowa State University -- March, 2007
Farm Level Economics of Growing Alternative Energy Feedstocks – Alternative Crops and Policies for Bioenergy -- Chad Hart, Iowa State University -- March, 2007
Ethanol and Livestock: Synergies or Competition – Growing the Bio-Economy -- August, 2006
Potential to Produce Liquid Fuels from Cellulosic Feedstock – Alternative Crops and Policies for Bioenergy -- Robert Brown, Iowa State University -- March, 2007
Innovations in Carbohydrate Production and Processing – Growing the Bioeconomy -- August, 2006
Effect of Biofuel Production and Processing on Community, Regional and Statewide Development (Part I) – Alternative Crops and Policies for Bioenergy -- David Swenson, Iowa State University -- March, 2007
Effect of Biofuel Production and Processing on Community, Regional and Statewide Development (Part II) -- Alternative Crops and Policies for Bioenergy - John Miranowski -- March, 2007
Other
Overview of policy for utilities and transportation costs - Dr. James Bushnell, Iowa State University, Cargill Chair in Energy Economics and Director of BIC - February 2010
Implications for crop production - Dr. Pat Westhoff, University of Missouri, FAPRI February 2010
Implications for livestock production - Tristan Brown, Iowa State University, CARD - February 2010
Putting the pieces together - Dr. Chad Hart, Iowa State University Extension - February 2010