Aug 29 2020The latest issue of the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach "Estimated Costs of Crop Production" reports average cost estimates for Iowa farms in 2019 and provides guidelines to help farmers calculate their own costs of production The full report is available online through the Ag Decision Maker website at https://bit ly/2EJfc0N Ag Decision Maker: Crop Decision Tools Estimated Costs of Crop Production in Iowa (Ag Decision Maker A1-20) Land Use Alternatives Comparison Tool (Ag Decision Maker C1-15) Pricing Forage in the Field (Ag Decision Maker A1-65) Ag Lease 101 Publications (North Central Farm

Costs of Producing Switchgrass for Biomass in Southern Iowa

Note at the bottom of Table 5 the prorated establishment and reseeding costs are added to the annual production cost to produce the total estimated yearly production costs Table 5 Estimated total yearly production costs for frost seeding switchgrass on grassland (scenario 2)

Jul 29 2019Despite an unusually wet spring followed by an unusually cool June America's corn farmers planted even more than they did last year U S farmers have planted 91 7 million acres of corn in 2019 according to the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) That's about 69 million football fields of corn and 3 percent more corn than last year far more acres than the next largest crop

Note at the bottom of Table 5 the prorated establishment and reseeding costs are added to the annual production cost to produce the total estimated yearly production costs Table 5 Estimated total yearly production costs for frost seeding switchgrass on grassland (scenario 2)

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach released its annual publication titled Estimated Costs of Crop Production in Iowa – 2015 The publication is intended to help farmers determine their own potential 2015 crop costs per acre and per bushel

Page 2 Estimated Costs of Crop Production in Iowa - 2011 Corn following Corn 145 165 185 bu per acre bu per acre bu per acre Your Fixed Variable Fixed Variable Fixed Variable Estimate Preharvest Machinery 1/ $21 40 $21 20 $21 40 $21 20 $21 40 $21 20 $ Seed Chemical etc Units Units Units

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USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service Information NASS publications cover a wide range of subjects from traditional crops such as corn and wheat to specialties such as mushrooms and flowers from calves born to hogs slaughtered from agricultural prices to land in farms The agency has the distinction of being known as The Fact Finders of U S Agriculture due to the abundance of

USDA has estimated annual production costs and returns and published accounts for major field crop and livestock enterprises since 1975 Cost and return estimates are reported for the United States and major production regions for corn soybeans wheat cotton grain sorghum rice peanuts oats barley milk hogs and cow-calf These cost and return accounts are historical accounts based

Jan 29 2020Thin profit margins in corn and soybean production have become the norm over the past five years increasing the need for proper budgeting and marketing strategies among crop producers The latest issue of ISU's annual Extension publication "Estimated Costs of Crop Production " reports average cost estimates for Iowa farms in 2020 and

Aug 16 2020Also last week DTN writer Todd Neeley reported that "According to analysis of DTN weather data and public crop production data by DTN's weather team and Gro Intelligence an estimated 6 95 million acres of Illinois corn with an implied production of about 1 39 billion bushels along with and 5 82 million acres of soybeans with an implied

USDA has estimated annual production costs and returns and published accounts for major field crop and livestock enterprises since 1975 These cost and return accounts are historical accounts based on the actual costs incurred by producers In this way they differ from projected accounts often referred to as enterprise budgets reported by most land grant universities to assist in farm

Aug 30 2020The total costs of corn and soybean production in Iowa are expected to fall slightly this year according to the annual report "Estimated Costs of Crop Production in Iowa - 2018" published by Iowa State University Extension

The 2012 ISUEO publication "Estimated Costs of Crop Production in Iowa" states nitrogen and phosphate fertilizer costs at $0 63 and $0 64 per pound respectively By these figures the cost of lost fertilizer alone is $2 10 per ton of eroded soil (2 32 pounds nitrogen x $0 63 per pound plus 1 0 pound phosphate x $0 64 per pound)

Aug 30 2020The total costs of corn and soybean production in Iowa are expected to fall slightly this year according to the annual report "Estimated Costs of Crop Production in Iowa - 2018" published by Iowa State University Extension

Derecho Damage: Current Estimates of 37 7Mln Farmland

Aug 17 2020Also last week DTN writer Todd Neeley reported that "According to analysis of DTN weather data and public crop production data by DTN's weather team and Gro Intelligence an estimated 6 95 million acres of Illinois corn with an implied production of about 1 39 billion bushels along with and 5 82 million acres of soybeans with an implied

Jan 27 2020"Cost of production estimates per bushel for herbicide-tolerant soybeans are $8 89 $8 72 and $8 57 assuming 50 56 and 62 bushels per acre respectively The total cost per bushel of soybeans is projected at $8 72 for non-herbicide-tolerant beans at 56 bpa according to the report " When breaking down the costs of production the ISU update stated that "For corn land represents

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Estimated Costs of Crop Production in Iowa - 2020 Free PM 710 Estimating Farm Machinery Costs Free AG 96 Estimated Costs of Pasture and Hay Production Free FM 1858 Important Crop Insurance Dates Free FDM 1 Financial Decision Making $150 00 PM 3053B Economics of Harvesting and Transporting Corn Stover

A full breakdown of estimated costs of production is available through Ag Decision Maker or by accessing ISU Extension publication FM 1712 "Estimated Costs of Crop Production in Iowa " Use the ISU estimates as a guide to develop your own estimated cost of production "Farmers need to have a strong grasp of their own production expenses

2020 Purdue Crop Cost Return Guide September 2019 Estimates 13Contribution margin is the return to labor and management machinery ownership land resources and risk 12Includes crop insurance general farm insurance and miscellaneous cost The cost of crop insurance represents the premium projected for a Revenue Protection (RP) policy at

This publication estimates the cost of crop production in Iowa for 2020 Estimates for corn following corn corn following soybeans corn silage following corn herbicide tolerant soybeans following corn strip tillage corn and soybeans non-herbicide tolerant soybeans following corn low-till corn and soybeans oats and hay production alfalfa grass pastures and machinery costs are all included