Mykel Taylor

Farm Management, Marketing

Associate Professor, Farm Management Extension Specialist
Kansas State University

Mykel Taylor joined the faculty in 2011 as assistant professor of agricultural economics with a major appointment in extension. Her areas of focus include agricultural leases and land values, grain marketing, farm policy, and many other areas of farm management. Dr. Taylor is a popular speaker at many of the department's extension programs for her expertise and dynamic personality.

331C Waters Hall
Manhattan , KS  66506-4011
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Documents & Presentations by Mykel Taylor
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Better Predictions of Land Values Using Machine Learning August 10, 2016
KSU-Cover Crop Cost-Return Budget

An Excel spreadsheet to analyze the economics of planting a cover crop based on short-term benefits

August 10, 2016
Cropland Rental Rates

Mykel Taylor talks about adjusting cropland rental rates amidst the ongoing slump in grain prices, and about expectations for Kansas farmland values moving ahead.

August 3, 2016

An Excel spreadsheet to determine equitable crop share and cash lease rental arrangements

July 8, 2016
Characteristics of Agricultural Leases Across Kansas

Results of a Kansas Farm Management Association Leasing Survey - Part 1

June 8, 2016
Precision Agriculture Data Impact on Farmland Values: Big Data in Ag April 22, 2016
2015 Kansas County-Level Land Values April 7, 2016
Kansas Land Values

A webinar by Mykel Taylor on April 6. 2016. 

April 6, 2016
2016 Kansas County-Level Cash Rents for Irrigated Cropland February 23, 2016
2016 Kansas County-Level Cash Rents for Non-Irrigated Cropland February 12, 2016