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Managing crop margins and inputs

Jeff Caldwell 10/30/2013 @ 9:41am Multimedia Editor for Agriculture.com and Successful Farming magazine.

Renegotiating land lease deals will be one way farmers can continue to stay ahead of input costs as grain prices continue to slide lower. What else can you do to stay ahead of the curve? Iowa State University Extension farm management specialist Steve Johnson takes a look at some of the latest numbers for crop production costs and returns and looks ahead to some options for farmers to stay on the right side of the equation.



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