Arkansas Rice: Combining Seed Treatments; Enterprise Budgets

🕔Feb 14, 2018Combining Insecticide Seed Treatments for Rice We are getting a lot of calls on “overlaying” another insecticide seed treatment on top of seed already treated with an insecticide seed treatment. […]

Illinois Corn, Soybeans: Revised Crop Budgets for 2018

🕔Feb 13, 2018Revised 2018 corn and soybean budgets are available in the management section of farmdoc (here). The major revision was to commodity prices. A $3.60 per bushel corn price and $9.60 […]

Illinois Farm Income: What’s Needed to Break Even in 2018?

🕔Jan 31, 2018Listen to MP3 podcast Current fall delivery bids are near $3.60 per bushel for corn and $9.60 per bushel for soybeans. At those prices, high yields are needed for farmers […]

Tennessee: UT Extension Crop Budgets Now Available

🕔Jan 17, 2018The 2018 Tennessee Row Crop Budgets were developed to assist producers and other  agricultural decision makers to evaluate the returns of different row cropping alternatives. The budgets developed use production […]

South Carolina Crops: Peanuts May Lose Ground in 2018

🕔Dec 6, 2017Big crops in 2017 means South Carolina producers will have to adjust their budgets in 2018 to account for lower prices. This was the message Clemson agricultural economists Nathan Smith […]

Southeast Missouri: 2018 Crop Budget Updates Ready For Your Numbers

🕔Dec 5, 2017The 2018 Southeast Missouri Crop Budgets and Crop Budgets with Crop Rent Analysis, can be found below. The crop budgets are in both Excel and PDF formats. With the Crop […]

Arkansas: 2018 Crop Enterprise Budgets Now Available

🕔Oct 24, 2017The University of Arkansas, Division of Agriculture has released the 2018 Crop Enterprise Budgets. Budgets are available as a printed manuscript and as interactive files that allow users to change […]

Arkansas Wheat: 2018 Crop Budgets Available

🕔Sep 22, 2017The University of Arkansas’ 2018 wheat budgets are available.  A pdf or “hard copy” version can be downloaded at this link: Crop Production Budgets for Farm Planning  See page 38 for […]

Illinois: 2018 Crop Budgets – More of the Same

🕔Jul 26, 2017Crop budgets for 2018 now are available on farmdoc. In addition, 2017 crop budgets have been revised and 2016 returns and costs have been updated. Overall, 2018 budgets suggest more […]

Oklahoma Sorghum: Budget Operating Costs for Planting in June

🕔Jun 5, 2017Oklahoma farmers planting sorghum in June need to be aware that sugarcane aphid infestations before the boot stage can decimate their crop, underscoring the need to budget a corrective insecticide […]

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