Five Year Farm Program
Dan Looker (Successful Farming Business Editor) and Steve Johnson (ISU Extension Farm Management Specialist) discuss the range of 'safety nets' available to farms in the Agricultural Act of 2014.Would you want to enroll your farm in to the PLC. Or price loss coverage. Again I think it's important to discern the difference. Arc is a revenue based yields and price. County our farm fields.
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
Managing Crop Margins
Iowa State University Extension, Farm and Agriculture Business Specialist, Steve Johnson, discusses tight crop margins for 2014.dollars a -- thinking we're gonna grow up probably -- record -- South America with some sort of normal weather. We're gonna rotate -- likely slightly more bean acres in the US I don't know thatthat I wanna take advantage of maybe some production and certainly in South America this fall and winter we usually get that sometime between. November and February. We usually have too much rain somewhere insolvent burglar.
Farm Bill 2014 Timeline
Dan Looker (Successful Farming Business Editor) and Steve Johnson (ISU Extension Farm Management Specialist) discuss possible timing of certain events regarding the Agricultural Act of 2014.of programs. More importantly in our discussion today. This whole idea the Risk Management Agency and CEO. I'll take the best gas when will we see SC EO regulations. May be August again. The programmes ever been
2014 Crop Insurance Decisions
The 2014 Crop Insurance deadline is March 15. Steve Johnson, Iowa State University Extension Farm Management Specialist discusses crop insurance decisions with Successful Farming Business Editor, Dan Lookerfun. Talks on management issues and today we're here to talk about crop insurance must be Springsteen because. The deadline is looming as just a few days away you know this this crop insurance . Version March Madness okay but -- com am. There really aren't as many. Changes people might think right. That changes the people have to consider due mainly to these changes prices racing since. The last few years and it has nothing -- farm bill and there's been some confusion. About the new farm bill which does make a lot of improvements to crop insurance but those don't care can. For another year -- accused. At least until this fall far longer term. Makes changes to crop insurance programs so whatever you're doing this brain. Is gonna look pretty. I think silent -- you know -- despondent over the next five years ago. These decisions that you make and fourteen I think -- going to be very redundant in the next few years let's take a look at a slide that looks at crop insurance decision. The majority of farmers and -- using revenue protection for our. Faced a -- at the level of coverage 6585%. So if you elect 65%. There's a deductible and that deductible. Would be at the 35% level. You choose 85% -- you 15% deductible. The higher the level of coverage the last government subsidies as providing crop insurance . You also have to make decision each year recharge personal trainer yes cast out each you're gonna decide what kind of you
No Rush to Make Farm Bill Decisions
Dan Looker (@LookerDan) and @ISUExtension Farm Management Specialist, Steve Johnson discuss the new programs in the 2014 Farm Bill.-- business that are successful farming magazine. With me -- today is Steve Johnson . If our management specialist with extension and Iowa State University. I'm Steve welcome it's good to talk about Fargo fire -- and
2012 Farm Bill
Successful Farming Business Editor, Dan Looker and ISU Extension Business Specialist, Steve Johnson discuss the latest developments in the increasingly inaccurately named 2012 Farm Bill.I think there will be a lot of people interested. In the art program . I'm arc is a revenue based program. Similar to -- And the fact is is that it has that or -- --
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.
New Crop Marketing Strategies for 2013
ISU Extension Farm Business Specialist, Steve Johnson discusses 2013 crop marketing strategies.1st until September 30th, every year, I went in and looked at December corn futures , the high. That's the high tech of December corn futures . And I think what you notice is a couple of things. Number one, you notice those high prices, 799 from 2008,those high prices. And so, about 8 out of 12 years. The high tech of December corn futures are higher than either the projected price, the February average, or the harvest price, the October average. I think having a marketing
Google Glass farm tour: West-central Missouri
Farmers get their first glimpse of Google Glass and talk about some of the ways they see putting the device, or others like it, to work on their farms. How would you use a 'wearable' device like this?live far away from all my client that it's like you're never Latin America lucky enough to have somebody right next door so. Just allowing. We'll have it just goes back to put the pictures worth