Recent Updates

April 2014

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops - Cost & Return:
Corn and Soybean Loan Rates -- A1-34
Conservation Practices for Landlords -- A1-41
Whole Farm -- Cost & Return:
Get the Right Start in Hiring Employees -- C1-70
The Job Interview, and What Questions Can I Ask? -- C1-71
Whole Farm -- Land Values:
Historic Farmland Values -- C2-72
Farmland Value Survey (Realtors Land Institute) -- C2-75
Whole Farm -- Financial:
Twelve Steps to Cash Flow Budgeting -- C3-15
Cash Flow Budget (corn, soybeans and livestock) -- C3-15 (Decision Tool)
Your Net Worth Statement -- C3-20
Comprehensive Financial Statements -- C3-20 (Decision Tool)
Your Farm Income Statement -- C3-25
Financial Performance Measures for Iowa Farms -- C3-55
Financial Performance Measures -- C3-55 (Decision Tool)
 

March 2014

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops - Cost & Return:
Iowa Corn and Soybean County Yields -- A1-12
Historical Soybean Yields by County -- A1-13
Iowa Corn and Soybean County Yields -- A1-14
Crops -- Machinery:
2014 Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey -- A3-10
Whole Farm -- Land Values:
Farmland Value Survey (Realtors Land Institute) -- C2-75
Whole Farm -- Legal & Taxes:
Federal Gift Taxes -- C4-23
Federal Estate Taxes -- C4-24
Whole Farm -- Transition & Estate Planning:
Estate Planning Terms -- C4-50
Business Entities -- C4-52
Trusts as an Estate Planning Tool -- C4-59
 

February 2014

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops - Cost & Return:
Iowa Corn and Soybean County Yields -- A1-12
Historical Soybean Yields by County -- A1-13
Iowa Corn and Soybean County Yields -- A1-14
Historical Costs of Crop Production
 -- A1-21
Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE) Payment Estimator -- A1-45 (Decision Tool)
Crops -- Machinery:
2014 Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey -- A3-10
Joint Machinery Ownership
-- A3-34 (Decision Tool)
Livestock -- Cost & Return:
Net Present Value of Beef Replacement Females -- B1-74
Net Present Value of Beef Replacement Females -- B1-74 (Decision Tool)
Livestock -- Markets:
Lean Hog Basis -- B2-41
Live Cattle Basis -- B2-42
Feeder Cattle Basis -- B2-43
Feeder Steer-Heifer Price Spread -- B2-45
Whole Farm -- Financial:
Financial Performance Measures -- C3-55 (Decision Tool)
Whole Farm -- Leasing:
Computing a Cropland Cash Rental Rate -- C2-20
Flexible Farm Lease Agreements -- C2-21
 
 

January 2014

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops - Cost & Return:
Estimated Costs of Crop Production -- A1-20
Estimated Costs of Crop Production -- A1-20 (Decision Tools)
Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE) Payment Estimator -- A1-45 (Decision Tool)
Crops -- Machinery:
Joint Machinery Ownership -- A3-34 (Decision Tool)
 
Livestock - Cost & Return:
Raising versus buying heifers for beef cow replacement -- B1-73
Buying heifers for beef cow replacement (one replacement unit) -- B1-73 (Decision Tool)
Raising heifers for beef cow replacement (one replacement unit) -- B1-73 (Decision Tool)
Livestock - Outlook & Prices:
Livestock Planning Prices -– B1-10
Livestock Enterprise Budgets for Iowa -- B1-21
Livestock Enterprise Budgets for Iowa -- B1-21 (Decision Tools)
Whole Farm -- Financial:
Financial Performance Measures -- C3-55 (Decision Tool)
 
Whole Farm - Land Values:
2013 Farmland Value Survey Iowa State University -- C2-70
2013 Farmland Value Survey Iowa State University -- C2-70 (Decision Tool)