Join us in recognizing October as Co-op Month! In the Farm Management Minute, agricultural and applied economics associate professor Dr. Keri Jacobs showcases agricultural cooperatives' unique structure and the value co-ops provide to their members and communities.
Pasture, Rangeland, Forage Insurance (PRF) helps livestock producers mitigate weather-related risk for haying or grazing acreage. Listen as agricultural economist Ryan Milhollin shares how producers can customize their PRF policies and apply by the deadline for 2022 enrollment in this Farm Management Minute segment.
USDA surprised traders when it reported higher-than-expected corn and soybean stocks for Sept. 1, 2021. For the University of Missouri Extension Farm Management Minute, agricultural economist Marty Foreman explains reasons why the stocks report caught traders by surprise and offers insights into what the report means for corn and soybean prices this fall.
Cover crops benefit soil and water quality. But do they also benefit your pocketbook? In this Farm Management Minute segment, agricultural and applied economics extension professor Dr. Ray Massey outlines the costs and benefits for producers planning to plant a cover crop this fall.
National Farm Safety and Health Week was Sept. 19 to 25. In this Farm Management Minute segment, listen as county engagement specialist Katie Neuner shares about what motorists and combine and tractor operators can do to stay safe during fall harvest.
Farm tenants who want to stand out to landowners for the right reasons can start by taking one step — that is, communicate consistently. Listen as agricultural business field specialist Karisha Devlin shares tips for opening communication channels between farm tenants and landowners.
Farms opening pumpkin patches, orchards or other agritourism attractions later this fall should take three steps now to prepare. For the Farm Management Minute, county engagement specialist Amie Breshears highlights how Missouri agritourism operations can manage liability issues.
If you’re harvesting corn this fall, then start thinking now about your marketing strategy. In this Farm Management Minute segment, agricultural business field specialist David Reinbott describes how to use the storage hedge strategy.
Missouri farm landowners or tenants who choose not to renew a verbal lease must send written notice to the other party at least 60 days prior to when the lease would end. In this Farm Management Minute segment, county engagement specialist Joe Koenen describes that missing the deadline could mean another year’s tenancy at the same price for either party.
In its August crop report, USDA surprised traders with a lower-than-expected corn yield estimate. In this Farm Management Minute segment, agricultural economist Marty Foreman gives historical context about USDA's August crop reports and shares what corn growers need to know when planning to market their grain.