Agricultural Economics Extension Department of Agricultural Economics - Main

Department of Agricultural Economics Extension


August 15, 2017
Dr. Eric DeVuyst
Software tools are useful to guide information gathering and provide economic insights into the potential repercussions of decisions. OSU has a crop budget app as well as specialized tools such as one to analyze the break-even price for a wheat stocker enterprise. In this webinar, Dr. Eric DeVuyst provided a brief demonstration of these tools.
(OSU Decision tool Demo - PPT)

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August 8, 2017
Trent Milacek and Dr. Rodney Jones
Dr. Rodney Jones and Trent Milacek discussed the basic crop insurance products that are available to producers. Given the multitude of crop insurance product and coverage levels available and the interactions between crop insurance and FSA commodity programs, the crop insurance decision can seem overwhelming. They provided an overview of the most important issues to consider one step at a time to help individual producers narrow down the list of choices and make well informed crop insurance decisions for their own farms.
(Crop Insurance Basics - PPT)

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July 25, 2017
Gant Mourer
The Oklahoma Quality Beef Network (OQBN) is a network of beef producers, educators, veterinarians, and industry professionals committed to increasing producers' access to value added marketing opportunities and improving the quality of cattle produced in Oklahoma by increasing communication between all segments of the beef industry. It provides producers, and others in the industry, with education and tools to enhance access to value-added programs. In this webinar, Gant Mourer provided an overview of the OQBN.
(OQBN webinar - PPT)

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