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Whole Farm Decisions
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Renewable Energy Decisions
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August 2016 Updates

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops -- Outlook & Prices
Change in Corn Prices by Two Week Period -- A2-17
Change in Soybean Prices by Two Week Period -- A2-18
Whole Farm -- Cost & Return
Crop and Livestock Land Use Analyzer -- C1-15 (Decision Tool)
Whole Farm -- Leasing:
2016 Iowa Farmland Leasing -- C2-01:
-- Rental Rates (Voiced Media)
-- Communication (Voiced Media)
-- Legal Issues (Voiced Media)
-- Farm Program Payments (Voiced Media)
-- Cost of Production (Voiced Media)
-- Estimating a Rental Rate (Voiced Media)
Iowa Farmland Rental Rates (USDA)
-- C2-09
Iowa Farmland Leasing Overview -- C2-20 (Voiced Media)
Iowa Farm Leases: A Legal Review – Center for Ag Law and Taxation (Voiced Media)
Whole Farm -- Human Resources:
Farm Employee Management: Health, Stress, and Well-Being -- C1-82
Whole Farm -- Legal & Taxes:
Iowa Finance Authority - Beginning Farmer Programs -- C4-30 (Voiced Media)
Whole Farm -- Other:
Setting Personal, Family and Business Goals for Business Success -- C6-42
What is Important to Me? -- C6-43
Business Development -- Business Start-up:
Vision and Mission Statements -- a Roadmap of Where You Want to Go and How to Get There -- C5-09

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