Crop Returns and Risk Management with Lower Prices

2016 Soybean Summit - Effingham, Illinois
Nick Paulsen, University of Illinois 

In an effort to grow your bottom line, you have to look at all the pieces. Dr. Paulsen discusses soybean production budgets, including revenue (yield and prices), non-land costs and land costs and rental arrangements. He also talks on commodity programs (ARC, PLC) and crop insurance programs. Dr. Paulsen is an expert in risk management, finance and policy impacting commercial agriculture.