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Farm Finance and Ag Law Clinics this January December 12, 2018

Need a second opinion on an ag finance or ag law question? Schedule a free, one-on-one consultation at one of five sites this January.

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New research from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln includes Actual Production History when examining producer input use behavior related to crop insurance.

Ag Economists Study How Crop Insurance May Affect Input Decisions November 29, 2018

If producers are shielded from yield risk by crop insurance, does that affect their input use? New studies illustrate the role of actual production history and the dynamic nature of moral hazard in crop insurance.

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Farm Finance and Ag Law Clinics this December November 26, 2018

Schedule free, one-on-one ag law or ag financial consultations at one of these four sites in December.

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Farm Labor Rates for the Northern Plains November 15, 2018

How does what you paid for harvest labor compare with what others in the Northern Plains Region paid during the October survey week. For 2018, the average was $15.49, up 7% from 2017. Laborers worked an average of 47.4 hours that week.

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2019 Nebraska Crop Income Projections November 14, 2018

Try this three-step method to develop a crop income projection for 2019 based on average yield estimates, commodity price projections, and direct cost and overhead. The 2019 crop production budgets can be used as a guide.

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