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KSU-Beef Replacement -- Excel spreadsheet to evaluate the economic value of purchasing replacement females Dhuyvetter and Tonsor December, 2014 Excel MP4
Net Present Value of Beef Replacements -- Regional Analysis Summary Tonsor and Dhuyvetter November, 2013 PDF  
Net Present Value of Beef Replacements -- Sensitivity Analysis Summary Tonsor and Dhuyvetter November, 2013 PDF  
Differences Between High-, Medium-, and Low-Profit Beef Cow-Calf Producers Dhuyvetter and Herbel August, 2013 PDF  
Feed Costs:  Pasture vs. Non-pasture Costs in Beef Cow-calf Enterprise Dhuyvetter and Herbel August, 2013 PDF  
Beef Cow Leasing Arrangements Dhuyvetter and Doye February 2013 PDF / Form / Excel  
Feedlot Costs of Vaccinating Cattle for E. coli Lueger, Schroeder, and Renter December, 2012 PDF  
Differences Between High-, Medium-, and Low-Profit Beef Cow-Calf Producers Dhuyvetter November, 2012 PDF  
KSU-Bull vs AI Breeding Costs Dhuyvetter and Vogel October, 2012 Excel  
Value of Gain Projections: Overview of Forecasts Accuracy Tonsor and Dhuyvetter September, 2012 PDF  
Projected Pasture Rental Rates for 2012 Dhuyvetter January 2012 Excel / PDF View
KSU-Cow Wintering Costs -- Excel spreadsheet to estimate the costs of wintering cows or heifers Dhuyvetter November, 2011 Excel / PDF  
Value of Gain: Current Situation and Overview of Available Decision Tools Tonsor and Dhuyvetter September, 2011 PDF  
Evaluating Cattle Cycles: Changes Over Time and Implications Tonsor September, 2011 PDF  
Differences Between High-, Medium-, and Low-Profit Beef Cow-Calf Producers Dhuyvetter June, 2011 PDF  
SUPPCOST -- Excel spreadsheet for analyzing the cost of supplement programs for beef cattle Dhuyvetter, Blasi, and Smith January 2011 Excel  
Economics of Preconditioning Calves -- Outlook for Fall of 2010 Dhuyvetter October, 2010 PDF  
U.S. Distillers Grains Supply-Use Under E-10, E-12 and E-15 O'Brien June 22, 2010 PDF  
Measuring Supply–Use for Distillers Grains in the U.S.
Presented at Distillers Grains Symposium,
Indianapolis, IN, May 12-13, 2010
O'Brien May, 2010 PDF (paper)
PDF (slides)
Displacing Corn and Soybean Meal in Livestock Feed Rations With Distillers Grains O'Brien April, 2010 PDF  
Factors Affecting Feeder Cattle Prices at Auction Markets Schulz, Dhuyvetter, Harborth, and Waggoner November, 2009 PDF  
K-State Feeder Cattle Price Analyzer -- Excel spreadsheet examining factors impacting feeder cattle prices at auction markets Schulz and Dhuyvetter September, 2009 Excel  
Differences Between High, Medium, and Low Profit Cow-Calf Producers Dhuyvetter and Langemeier June, 2009
(revised Jan 2010)
Breakeven Selling and Purchase Prices for Cattle Dhuyvetter June, 2009 Excel View
Determining Pasture Rents in the Kansas Flint Hills (KSU-Graze.xls) Dhuyvetter, et al October, 2010 PDF
Adopting Animal Identification Systems and Services in Kansas Auction Markets Bolte, et al. May, 2007 PDF  
CRP Decision Tool:
For managers with expiring CRP contracts
Herbel and Jones September, 2006 Excel  
Estimating Costs of RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) Systems Dhuyvetter, Blasi July, 2005 Excel  
Economics of Preconditioning Calves Dhuyvetter January, 2005 PDF  
Grazing Leases Dumler December, 2003 PDF  

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FM-Guides--Dairy--(2015).xls Tonsor and Reid June 5, 2015


Factors Impacting Dairy Profitability:  An Analysis of Kansas Farm Management Association Dairy Enterprise Data (2005-2010) Dhuyvetter August, 2011 PDF
Factors Impacting Dairy Profitability:  An Analysis of Kansas Farm Management Association Dairy Enterprise Data (2004-08) Schulte and Dhuyvetter January, 2010 PDF
Cow Culling Decisions:  Costs or Economic Opportunity? Dhuyvetter, et al March, 2007 PDF
Factors Impacting Dairy Profitability in 2007 Dhuyvetter and
December, 2006 PDF
Issues with Dairy Facilities Located in the High Plains Smith, et al March, 2006 PDF
Bunkers, Piles, or Bags:  Which is the most economical? Dhuyvetter, et al November, 2005 PDF
Business Analysis: Which Financial Tools Should I Use? Dhuyvetter, Smith

April, 2005

Managing the Milking Parlor:  An Economic Consideration of Profitability Smith, et al

January, 2005


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Title Author Bulletin/Date Download
FM-Guides--Swine--(2015).xls Tonsor and Reid June 5, 2015


The Outlook for the Swine Industry and Its Relationship with the Global Economy
Allen D. Leman Swine Conference. St. Paul, MN.
Briggeman September 19, 2011 Download
Estimating the Value of Segregated Early Weaned Pigs Dhuyvetter MF-2221: 1996
Spreadsheet Updated: 2008
Cost of Sow Attrition Dhuyvetter August, 2002 PDF

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