K-State AgManager.info website
  About     Contributors     Useful links     Site map      Feedback  

Search AgManager.Info:

 

K-State AgManager.info website
Agribusiness
Crops
Energy
Farm Management
Livestock & Meat
Policy
Decision Tools
--------------------
Ag Econ News
Contributors
Programs
Sponsors
Upcoming Events
Presentations Archive
Reposting Policy
--------------------
K-State Dept. of Agricultural Economics
--------------------
Department Theses & Dissertations
--------------------
KFMA
--------------------
SIGN-UP for Weekly Email Updates
--------------------
--------------------
--------------------
PFT
AgManager.info News: Grain and Livestock Outlook, Radio Interviews, Newsletters

 

   Home / Ag Econ News

Ag Econ News:

Newsletters and Blogs

K-State Agricultural Economics Newsletters Author

Release Date

In The Cattle Markets Tonsor/LMIC February 8, 2016
Grain Outlook O'Brien February 11, 2016
"Focused on Grains" Blog by Dan O'Brien O'Brien Ongoing
KFMA Newsletter or  Archives Herbel, Ibendahl, and KFMA Economists July 14, 2014
Applied Economics Policy and Perspectives (AEPP) Podcasts AAEA and K-State Ag Economists Ongoing

News and Video

Title Author/Source Date Link

Dr. Terry Griffin:
Days Suitable for Fieldwork, Harvest and Planting Progress NEW!

Terry Griffin
AgAM in Kansas
February 4, 2016 View

Dr. Terry Griffin: Big Data and Insurance

Terry Griffin
Market Journal - University of Nebraska-Lincoln
November 27, 2015 View

Dr. Terry Griffin

Terry Griffin
Ag AM in Kansas
September 8, 2015 View

Dr. Art Barnaby: Crop Insurance Cuts

Art Barnaby
Market Journal - University of Nebraska-Lincoln
November 19, 2015 View

Dr. Allen Featherstone: Boom-Bust Cycles

Allen Featherstone
Market Journal - University of Nebraska-Lincoln
November 12, 2015 View

Position Announcements

Position Location Announcement

Extension Agricultural Economist
Kansas Farm Management Association South-Central

Hutchinson, KS PDF

Extension Agricultural Economist
Kansas Farm Management Association Northeast

Holton, KS PDF

Assistant/Associate Professor
Interaction of agricultural production and the environment with emphasis on issues related to water

Manhattan, KS PDF

Assistant/Associate Professor
Agricultural and Food Markets

Manhattan, KS PDF

Assistant/Associate Professor
Economics of Risk Management

Manhattan, KS PDF

K-State Agricultural Economics Department Theses and Dissertations (Click HERE)
Access K-State Department of Agricultural Economics Student Dissertations and Theses since 2005.
More will be added in the future. Includes M.S. and MAB theses, and Ph.D. Dissertations.

Radio Interviews

K-State Radio Network Interviews

Date

Listen or Download (MP3)
(
Click on the link to listen or to download: right-click, then "Save Target As...")

KSRN Grain Market Outlook Weekly Radio Interview - Dan O'Brien
KSRN Grain Market Outlook Materials 
WILL Radio: Ethanol Markets Materials 
February 5, 2016
February 12, 2016
January 26, 2016
Download
View

View
KSRN Livestock Market Outlook Weekly Radio Interview - Glynn Tonsor & LMIC February 8, 2016 Download
K-State agricultural economist, Ted Schroeder, explains that "high-frequency" trading is not the sole reason for current market trends.    February 10, 2016 Download
Ag law expert, Roger McEowen, goes over court decisions, including a physical injury case in which a bull escaped a pasture through a legal, intact fence.  February 10, 2016 Download
K-State agricultural economist, Leah Tsoodle, talks about trends in pasture rental rates in the Flint Hills and leasing arrangements across all of Kansas.   February 4, 2016 Download
Ag law expert, Roger McEowen talks about recent court decisions, including the working status of a livestock care provider under federal labor standards. January 27, 2016 Download
K-State agricultural economist, Art Barnaby, describes an on-line interactive map that allows producers to forecast ARC-CO payments for their specific locations.  January 26, 2016 Download
K-State agricultural economist, Robin Reid, previews the risk management, property tax and land values webinar series and how the Farm Analyst program has been expanded to further serve producers. January 26, 2016 Download
Janel Koons, from Kansas Agricultural Mediation Services (KAMS), summarizes services for producers who are facing financial concerns. January 19, 2016 Download
K-State agricultural economist, Brian Briggeman, shares his perspective on the agricultural economy and  adjusting management approaches. January 18, 2016 Download
K-State agricultural economist, Terry Griffin. talks about "cleaning" and sorting crop production data, as will be demonstrated at upcoming K-State workshops. January 15, 2016 Download
Ag law expert, Roger McEowen reviews the top 10 ag law developments and rulings in the last year, and their impact on 2016. January 13, 2016 Part 1
Part 2
K-State agricultural economist, Dustin Pendell, discusses whether adding livestock production will allow farms to be more profitable as crop prices decline dramatically. January 6, 2016 Download
Agriculture Dean, John Floros, looks back at the college's accomplishments in education, research and Extension, including successes in ag research funding and facilities improvements. December 23, 2015 Download
K-State agricultural economist, Mykel Taylor, talks about using new dryland cropland rental rates to negotiate or re-negotiate for the next growing season. December 22, 2015 Download
Agricultural law specialist, Roger McEowen, of Iowa State University comments on the Waters of the U.S. rule and a Supreme Court case involving wetlands, the Army Corps of Engineers and its "compliance order" process. December 16, 2015 Download
K-State agricultural economist, Christine Wilson, goes over the main findings of the Ag Lenders Survey to see where agricultural financing is headed in 2016.  December 10, 2015 Download
K-State agricultural economist, Rich Llewelyn, talks about using Excel for managing farm operations, plus a preview of the Excel, Risk-Assessed Marketing, and Lease Workshops and Ag Profitability Conferences. December 9, 2015 Download
The administrator of the Kansas Farm Management Association, Kevin Herbel, offers management strategies and tips for ag producers on weathering low prices, debt, and year-end taxes. December 8, 2015 Part 1
Part 2
K-State agricultural economist, Glynn Tonsor, comments on WTO sanctions related to COOL labeling and how they could negatively impact the beef cattle industry. December 8, 2015 Download
Agricultural law specialist, Roger McEowen of Iowa State University looks at the latest court cases regarding GM seed, as well as a "fix and flip" cattle operation. December 2, 2015 Download
Department head Allen Featherstone compares current conditions to those of the '70s and '80s, including farm debt levels, farm loan performance, cost of borrowing, farm debt-to-asset ratio, impact of crop insurance and farm program payments, and the trend in land values.  November 25, 2015 Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
K-State agricultural economist, Mykel Taylor, offers advice on re-setting lease rates. November 24, 2015 Download
K-State risk management specialist, Art Barnaby, looks at the USDA's flexibility in how 2014 and 2015 crop payments are calculated. November 20, 2015 Download
Agricultural law specialist Roger McEowen of Iowa State University talks about mineral rights issues on rural property and the tax status of a non-profit organization. November 18, 2015 Download
K-State agricultural economist, Alex Shanoyan, talks about his new study of farmer attitudes about sharing farm operations data. November 10, 2015 Download
K-State agricultural economist, Art Barnaby, provides another update in advance of the upcoming Crop Insurance Workshops. November 5, 2015 Download
K-State agricultural economist, Art Barnaby, provides a preview of the crop insurance workshops coming up next week in Colorado, Nebraska, Kansas and Oklahoma. The Kansas location is Salina. November 4, 2015 Download
Agricultural law specialist Roger McEowen of Iowa State University looks at a harvest fire liability case, a property line dispute, and a gift tax case. November 4, 2015 Download
K-State agricultural economist, Art Barnaby, explains the implications of reducing federal support for crop insurance services and producers. October 29, 2015 Download
K-State agricultural economist and cropping systems specialist, Terry Griffin, discusses the economics and renewed interest in crop field imagery. October 27, 2015 Download
K-State agricultural economist, Vincent Amanor-Boadu, explains why congressional approval of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is important for U.S. agricultural trade.  October 26, 2015 Download
Agricultural law specialist Roger McEowen of Iowa State University offers his take on water legislation, and a lawsuit against a major crop seed company's GMO corn hybrid. October 21, 2015 Download
Terry Griffin and Gregg Ibendahl analyze the farm profitability numbers over time, with important observations for producers. October 8, 2015 Download
Iowa State University's Roger McEowen covers recent court decisions, including a farm insurance liability case of a hog barn collapse, in his ag law update. October 7, 2015 Download
Brian Briggeman and Leslie Kaufman look to the future of the cooperative business model in Kansas as part of national cooperative month. October 7, 2015 Download
K-State farm management economist Mykel Taylor talks about modifying cropland leases in the wake of the falloff in grain prices...she advises farmer-tenants to not be too hasty in making changes to their current leasing arrangements.  October 2, 2015 Download

USDA Agricultural Outlook Conference (February 19-20, 2015)

Title Link

Link to Conference Site

View

Link to Commodity Outlook Section

View

Outlook Papers and Presentations

View

Grains and Oilseeds Outlook Paper and Presentation

View Paper
View Presentation

Livestock and Poultry Outlook Paper

View
   

News Articles

Title Author/Source Link

Financial Decisions Made Easy

Brian Briggeman
Ed Clark/Top Producer
View

For more information on the K-State Radio Network click here
For audio software download click here

Top of Page

 

 
Department of Agricultural Economics   K-State Research & Extension   College of Agriculture   Kansas State University