ARC, PLC, SCO, How Do They work?
I am Dan business editor was successful farming magazine. And with us again today is Steve Johnson. Farm management specialist with Iowa State University extension Steve welcome thanks for coming back and today we're gonna talk a little bit about. How all the one of the farm bill programs artworks.-- is like the -- -- program. PLC is like the old counter cyclical . Payment program of the CCP. Then if you dude shoes. The PLC. You can always. And as CEO. Interior insurance mix. And that
Stopping Nitrate Pollution
William Stowe, Chief Executive Officer and General Manager of Des Moines, IA Water Works, discusses what can be done for nitrate removal for clean water.early nineties when we violated that is one waterworks -- violated the safe drinking water standards. And was told by the US Environmental Protection Agency that we had do. Construct these facilities. To provide safe drinking water to cost -- their early ninety's of about four and a half of 500 dollar societal call. But the operating costs on
How to Get Involved with Aquaculture
Laura Tiu, Director of the Aquaculture Extension from The OSU, talks about how small farms can get involved in Aquaculture. Jordan Anderson reports from the 2014 Farm Science Review from London, Ohio.reared in new landlord -- the director of -- products for the Ohio State . We'll pop culture extension program part of that us up with contacts Mary get. So what does -- little bit about. Agriculture and small farms
ARC or PLC Strategies
Dan Looker and Iowa State Extension Farm Management Specialist, Steve Johnson, discuss FSA commodity crop enrollment decisions and the 2014 Farm Bill.our -- -- price. But that's how you calculate price on the art programs PLC simple reference price 370 court. 840 means. By. Fonts -- those prices. That are offering higher. Heart triggered. He'll see us
Confluence Project - Stream Bank Stabilization
Illinois landowner, Jerry Wyatt, explains the process he used to stabilize the stream bank on his property.of the field. The other part we have here is RSS RP stream bank stabilization project. Eight years ago nine years -- and not for sure what exactly we came in. And we put stone Covert action
ARC PLC Decisions: Election and Enrollment
With cash prices already well below some triggers for payments under the 2014 Farm Bill, sign-up for its programs now looks more important. For corn, the reference price (something like the old target price) is $3.70 a bushel, for example. Successful Farming Business Editor, Dan Looker and IowaEU lacked which farm program. PLC and of course her two different art programs . County our program. And the individual. Our program. And those are decisions that can be made it -- hold -- -- now. We know what the yields are maybe the yields on our farms. Count yields will be released in February. And we'll see estimates by crop reporting district again. In September October. And the final USDA crop reports so election justify your commitment. Of that -- my office number.
Crop Insurance Harvest Price Update
Iowa State University Extension, Farm and Agriculture Business Specialist, Steve Johnson, discusses crop insurance for the fall.again that first there was what we call projected price that was November futures price average -- on February. And that's -- number that was used calculate premiums to calculate revenue guarantees. But remember using revenue protection crop insurance you're guaranteed higher -- price. That November futures . Price average in February or harvest price whichever is higher. And there's the harvest price now we still don't know what that
Efficiency on the Farm 7
Welcome to this week's Efficiency on the Farm segment. I'm Justin Davy. And a recent article, Successful Farming editor, Dan Looker, reported how incorporating computer dashboards into your business can improve efficiency. Dashboards are computer programs that do calculations in the background toSouth Dakota State University. Dunn has worked with ranches that highlight cow pregnancy rates , calf weaning weights and rates and inventory over time. Financials might include cost of each calf produced, total annual cost per cow and net income per cow. For [unk] producers, dashboards may show bushels per acre, cost weights , cost per acre, cost per bushel and profitability per acre. Read more about gaining efficiency on the farm in Successful Farming Magazine at
How USDA Conducts August Yield Estimates
Iowa State University Extension, Farm and Agriculture Business Specialist, Steve Johnson, explains the process used by the USDA in estimating yields.central time. The first in field yield estimates. From the national -- statistics service the suspense Steve Johnson I was state university -- -- business management specialist. On behalf of agriculture dot com.
Ag's app momentum growing
The curve of adoption of smartphone and tablet apps in agriculture is sharpening, says app specialist with DuPont Pioneer.After her proliferating in Arab culture at a rapid pace he can win next night -- -- -- -- -- trying to the apps aren't as playing here I know that's not