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Crop Decisions
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Livestock Decisions
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Whole Farm Decisions
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For information on leasing, land values, or financial statements.

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Whole Farm
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Renewable Energy Decisions
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Ethanol profitability meter, biodiesel profitability meter, industry outlook, and more.

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Click here for 2014 Farmbill Information

February 2015 Updates

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
2014 Farm Bill Analyzer: Data and Methods
-- A1-33 (Decision Tool)
Farm Bill Calculator -- A1-36
Farm Bill Calculator -- A1-36 (Decision Tool)
Crops -- Machinery:
Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey -- A3-10
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
Whole Farm -- Land Values:
Farmland Tile Drainage Investment Analysis -- C2-90 (Decision Tool)
Whole Farm -- Legal & Taxes:
Iowa Beginning Farmer Tax Credits and Loan Programs -- C4-30

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