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Jan 29

2019 Southeast Research Farm Annual Meeting

The Southeast Research Farm will hold its Annual Meeting from 1 to 3:30 PM CST, Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at Ron’s Service (41010 SD Highway 18, Tripp, SD 57376).

Corn, Soybean, Beef Cattle, Markets/Prices, Crop Management, Crop Treatments

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Beef Cattle Budgets

Beef Cattle Budgets can be used to estimate revenues and costs associated with six different beef cattle enterprises.

Beef Cattle, Decision Aid Tool, Markets/Prices

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Risk Calculator

The Risk Calculator is designed to combine crop insurance, government programs, and marketing tools together for a crop.

Markets/Prices, Decision Aid Tool

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Financial Measures for South Dakota Farms

Farm and ranch businesses have a sizeable investment in equipment, buildings, land, and livestock. These investments require their owners and managers to remain knowledgeable about the financial condition of their business. The information to calculate measures of financial performance can be found in their farm record books or accounting system.

Markets/Prices

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AgBusiness

Modern agriculture requires savvy financial planning and strategy.

Economics, Agricultural Land Value, Cash Rent, Markets/Prices

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Agriculture Producers Invited to Attend SDSU Extension Ag Economic Dialogues In Person or Via Webinar

December 19, 2018

SDSU Extension will hold Farm Economic Dialogues November 14,2018, from 9 a.m. to noon (CST) at the SDSU Extension Regional Center in Sioux Falls (2001 E. Eighth St.). The dialogues will also be live streamed for South Dakotans interested in participating via webinar.

Economics, Markets/Prices

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Grain Storage Equipment Preparation

December 18, 2018

Making sure that products store well begins before harvest, said Ruth Beck, SDSU Extension Agronomy Field Specialist.

Crop Management, Corn, Soybean, Markets/Prices

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SDSU Extension Helps Explain Recently Announced USDA Trade Assistance

December 19, 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced the details of assistance to farmers due to increased trade tariffs.

Economics, Markets/Prices

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Trade Impacts on Soybeans

Agricultural trade agreements were first established in the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT), legal treaty signed initially by 23 nations in 1947. The purpose was to promote international trade by reducing barriers such as tariffs.

Soybean, Crop Management, Markets/Prices, Economics

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USDA-ARMS Survey Data: Benefits for university agriculture research & outreach

Conducted since the mid-1990s, the USDA Agricultural Management Resource Survey (ARMS) is a multi-phase, multi-level nationwide survey of agricultural producers that collects information on a large sample of farms and their characteristics.

Economics, Agricultural Land Value, Markets/Prices