Recent Updates

January 2018

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops -- Cost and Return:
Estimated Costs of Crop Production -- A1-20
Crop Production Costs Budgets (13 Decision Tools) -- A1-20
Historical Costs of Crop Production -- A1-21
Crops -- Outlook and Prices:
Crop Planning Prices -- A1-10
Livestock -- Outlook and Prices:
Livestock Planning Prices – B1-10
Whole Farm -- Cost and Return:
Suggested Closing Inventory Prices for 2017 Records -- C1-40
Whole Farm -- Financial:
Farm Financial Performance Analysis (Decision Tool) -- C3-59
 

February 2018

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops -- Cost and Return:
Historical Corn Yields by County -- A1-12
Historical Soybean Yields by County -- A1-13
Corn and Soybean County Yields -- A1-14
Livestock -- Cost and Return:
Livestock Enterprise Budgets for Iowa -- B1-21
Livestock Enterprise Budgets (12 Decision Tools) -- B1-21
Monthly Swine Feeding Returns -- B1-31
Monthly Cattle Feeding Returns -- B1-36
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 and Prices:
Historic Hog and Lamb Prices -- B2-10
Historic Cattle Prices -- B2-12
 

March 2018

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops -- Cost and Return:
Historical Corn Yields by County -- A1-12
Historical Soybean Yields by County -- A1-13
Corn and Soybean County Yields -- A1-14
Monthly Profitability of Corn Production -- A1-85 (Decision Tool)
Monthly Profitability of Soybean Production -- A1-86 (Decision Tool)
Economics of Cover Crops -- A1-91
Crops -- Machinery:
Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey -- A3-10
Whole Farm -- Land Values:
Farmland Value Survey -- C2-75
 
 

April 2018

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops -- Cost and Return:
Delayed and Prevented Planting Provisions for Multiple Peril Crop Insurance -- A1-57
Delayed and Prevented Planting Provisions -- A1-57 (Decision Tool)
Economics of Cover Crops -- A1-91
Whole Farm -- Leasing:
Cash Rental Rates for Iowa 2018 Survey -- C2-10
Whole Farm -- Land Values:
Historic Farmland Value Survey (Iowa State University) -- C2-70 (Decision Tool)
Historical County Farmland Values -- C2-72
Farmland Value Survey (Realtors Land Institute) -- C2-75
 

May 2018

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops -- Machinery:
Replacement Strategies for Farm Machinery -- A3-30
Farm Machinery Financing Analyzer -- A3-21-35 (Decision Tool)
Whole Farm -- Leasing:
Cash Rental Rates for Iowa 2018 Survey -- C2-10
Whole Farm -- Transition & Estate Planning:
Developing Capable Business Managers -- C4-75
Iowa Farm Transition Case Studies -- C4-78
Business Planning -- Marketing:
Conducting Market Research -- C5-30
 

June 2018

AgDM New and Updated Files

Whole Farm -- Leasing:
Improving Your Farm Lease Contract -- C2-01
Survey of Iowa Leasing Practices -- C2-15
Computing a Cropland Cash Rental Rate -- C2-20
Cash Rental Rate Estimation -- C2-20 (Decision Tool)
Flexible Farm Lease Agreements -- C2-21
Flexible Lease Agreement Worksheet -- C2-21 (Decision Tool)
Crop Share Leasing Provisions -- C2-30
Crop Share Analysis -- C2-30 (Decision Tool)
Whole Farm -- Transition & Estate Planning:
Are You Transferring Management? -- C4-77
 

July 2018

AgDM New and Updated Files

Livestock -- Markets:
Risk Management Practices for Small- to Medium- Size Swine Producers -- B2-25
Whole Farm -- Cost & Return:
Crop and Livestock Land Use Analyzer -- C1-15 (Decision Tool)
Whole Farm -- Leasing:
Leasing and Land Ownership Terms -- C2-05
Survey of Iowa Leasing Practices -- C2-15
Crop Share Leasing Provisions -- C2-30
Crop Share Analysis -- C2-30 (Decision Tool)
 

August 2018

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops -- Cost & Return:
2016 Projected ARC Payments -- A1-32 (Decision Tool)
2017 Projected ARC Payments -- A1-32 (Decision Tool)
PLC Projected Payments -- A1-32 (Decision Tool)
2014-2018 Payment Data by County for ARC-CO and PLC -- A1-33 (Decision Tool)
Whole Farm -- Cost & Return:
Farm Costs and Returns -- C1-10
Partial Budgeting: A Tool to Analyze Farm Business Changes -- C1-50
Partial Budgeting: A Tool to Analyze Farm Business Changes -- C1-50 (Decision Tool)
Whole Farm -- Leasing:
Iowa Farmland Rental Rates, 1994-2018 (USDA) -- C2-09
Business Development -- Marketing:
Marketing Strategies -- C5-18
Promoting Your Business -- C5-43
 
 

September 2018

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops -- Cost & Return:
Trade Assistance Package in 2018 -- A1-37
Market Facilitation Program Calculator -- A1-37 (Decision Tool)
Pricing Forage in the Field -- A1-65
Silage Pricer - Corn Silage or Oat Silage – A1-65 (Decision Tool)
Whole Farm -- Leasing:
Farmland Leasing Overview -- C2-20 (Voiced Media)
Business Development -- Analysis:
Barriers to Entry and Exit -- C5-200
Breakeven Sales Volume -- C5-201
Breakeven Selling Price -- C5-202
 

October 2018

AgDM New and Updated Files

Crops -- Cost & Return:
Corn and Soybean Loan Rates -- A1-34
Crops -- Outlook & Prices:
Cash Corn and Soybean Prices -- A2-11
Season Average Price Calculator -- A2-15 (Decision Tool)
Whole Farm -- Land Values:
Farmland Value Survey (Realtors Land Institute) -- C2-75
 

November 2018

AgDM New and Updated Files

 

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December 2018

AgDM New and Updated Files

 
 

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