Crops -- Machinery

Custom Operations
Information Files
Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey -- A3-10pdf file  teaching activity
Historic Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey -- A3-12 pdf file      
Custom Farming - A Share of the Crop -- A3-13 pdf file xls file  
Custom Farming: An Alternative to Leasing -- A3-15 pdf file   teaching activity voiced media
Grain Harvesting Equipment and Labor in Iowa -- A3-16 pdf file      
Newsletter Articles
Iowa farm custom rate survey shows slight increases for 2014 -- March 2014        
2013 Iowa farm custom rate survey follows recent trend -- March 2013        
New Iowa farm custom rate survey for 2012 available -- March 2012      
New Iowa farm custom rate survey available -- March 2011       
2010 Iowa farm custom rate survey available -- March 2010        
New Iowa farm custom rate survey available -- April 2009        
Higher fuel prices boost custom farming costs -- July 2008        
New Iowa farm custom rate survey available -- April 2008        

 

Machinery Management
Information Files
Acquiring Farm Machinery Services -- A3-21 pdf file xls file  
Buying Used Machinery -- A3-22 pdf file    
Estimating the Field Capacity of Farm Machines -- A3-24 pdf file xls file  
Fieldwork Days in Iowa -- A3-25 pdf file    
Fuel Required for Field Operations -- A3-27 pdf file   teaching activity  
Farm Machinery Selection -- A3-28 pdf file xls file    
Estimating Farm Machinery Costs -- A3-29 pdf file xls file teaching activity  
Replacement Strategies for Farm Machinery -- A3-30 pdf file      
Transferring Ownership of Farm Machinery -- A3-32 pdf file    
Combine Ownership or Custom Hire -- A3-33 pdf file xls file    
Joint Machinery Ownership -- A3-34 pdf file xls file teaching activity  
Machinery Leasing -- Is It for You? -- A3-35 pdf file xls file    
Farm Machinery Joint Ventures -- A3-37 pdf file      
Farm Machinery Joint Venture Worksheet -- A3-38 pdf file xls file    
Motor Vehicle Cost Analyzer -- A3-40 pdf file xls file teaching activity  
Newsletter Articles
Conserve fuel and energy when moving snow -- January 2013        
New publication helps farmers use data for tractor selection -- September 2011        
No enforcement of USDOT number requirement for private trucks in intrastate farm operations -- April 2011        

 

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Download file in pdf format pdf file      
Decision tool   xls file    
Teaching activity   teaching activity  
Voiced media       voiced media