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Whole Farm Decisions
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May 2020 Updates

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops -- Costs & Returns:
Farm Bill: Terms to Know -- A1-30
Crops -- Storage & Markets:
Commonly Used Grain Contracts -- A2-73
Understanding Risk in Hedge-to-Arrive Contracts -- A2-74
Crops -- Machinery:
Estimating the Number of Field Days Required -- A3-28 (Decision Tool)
Crops -- Other:
Evaluating Organic Transitions at the Field Level -- A1-96 (Decision Tool)
Whole Farm -- Human Resources:
Five Steps to Formulate Workforce Contingency Plans in the COVID-19 Setting -- C1-84
Essential Worker Status Documentation: An Option to Facilitate Travel in the COVID-19 Environment -- C1-85
Whole Farm -- Leasing:
Cash Rental Rates for Iowa Survey -- C2-10
Crop Share Lease Analysis -- C2-30 (Decision Tool)

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