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  1. Authorities Available to Answer Ag, Veterinary Questions at Farm Science Review

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/authorities-available-answer-ag-veterinary-questions-farm-science-review

    prices will put upward pressure on rents in general, but severe drought in many areas of Ohio may temper ... conditions are favorable and crops thrive. This reduces some of the producer risk while offering additional ... plan and make risk management decisions. Ward recommends producers plan input purchases well in advance ...

  2. Correction: Amid Falling Milk Prices, Payment Program to Aid Dairy Producers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/correction-amid-falling-milk-prices-payment-program-aid-dairy-producers

    may aid dairy producers by adding additional income over the coming months. Dairy producers are being ... prices throughout fiscal year 2009. The following are some basics dairy producers should know about MILC: ... produced and the value was incorrectly reported. Nearly 5 billion pounds of milk was produced in Ohio in ...

  3. Livestock Insurance Program Could Aid Struggling Dairy Producers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/livestock-insurance-program-could-aid-struggling-dairy-producers

    to produce milk exceeds their cash income from milk sales. Many dairy producers will be forced out ... particularly troubling for Ohio dairy producers because milk revenue isn't enough to meet production costs ... reflect an average or typical Ohio dairy producer, economic losses are in the neighborhood of $17 to $20 ...

  4. High Beef Prices Have Producers Enthusiastic, But Rising Production Costs and Consumer Confidence Are Concerns

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/high-beef-prices-have-producers-enthusiastic-rising-production-costs-and-consumer

    April 13, 2012 PIKETON, Ohio – Interest in beef production is high right now in part because of ... record high prices farmers have been fetching recently, but some producers still have concerns about ... cuts, an Ohio State University Extension expert said. “Prices for cattle recently reached record highs,” ...

  5. Ohio State University Software Tool Can Help Dairy Producers Manage Feed Costs

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-university-software-tool-can-help-dairy-producers-manage-feed-costs

    available to Ohio dairy producers, finding the bargains while managing a balanced diet can be a challenge. ... an OSU Extension dairy management specialist, said the software could be used to help producers ... created by Ohio State animal scientists, estimates the break-even prices of up to 140 types of feedstuffs ...

  6. New Farm Bill Option Aids Producers in Managing Crop Risk

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-farm-bill-option-aids-producers-managing-crop-risk

    manage different kinds of risk. Traditional programs help manage the risk of chronic low prices. ACRE ... helps manage the risk of a decline in revenue over the short period of a few years. Producers need to ... August 5, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Amid volatile markets, high crop prices and rising input costs, ...

  7. Droughts Have Few Financial Impacts on Farmers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/droughts-have-few-financial-impacts-farmers

    increase in market prices makes up for the decline so that producers' cash receipts from the market ... market cash receipts to corn producers of $19.4 billion (forecasted price times forecasted production). ... prices in August were $5.60 a bushel compared to $4.45 three months earlier. Though it does not appear ...

  8. Higher Fuel Prices To Impact Some Farmers More Than Others

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/higher-fuel-prices-impact-some-farmers-more-others

    May 17, 2011 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- This year’s unexpected rise in fuel prices is certain to impact ... prices. Barry Ward, production business management leader with Ohio State University Extension, said that ... producers won’t be as lucky. That’s certainly the case for dairy farmers, said Dianne Shoemaker, OSU ...

  9. Workshop to Aid Producers in Managing Crop Risk

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/workshop-aid-producers-managing-crop-risk

    producers in making decisions that may affect farm financial risk and income. Through a hands-on case-study ... as biofuels, and volatile shifts in crop prices have driven many producers to change the way they ... manage crop production and risk. A workshop, sponsored by Ohio State University Extension and Kansas ...

  10. ACRE Extension a Benefit to Farmers, Especially Wheat Growers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/acre-extension-benefit-farmers-especially-wheat-growers

    risk. Traditional programs help manage the risk of chronic low prices. ACRE helps manage the risk of ... programs-- marketing loan, price counter-cyclical and direct payments-- are designed to help farmers with ... rush to enroll in ACRE occur." Zulauf, who helped develop the ACRE program, has written a series ...

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