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The Farm Economics Facts and Opinions (FEFOs) newsletters address economic topics related to farm management. Two issues are released per month. Below are listed the latest three. See an archive of all FEFOs here
Cash Rents in 2014 and Expected Cash Rents in 2015 (September 9, 2014)
Expected 2015 rents point to decreasing cash rent levels on professionally managed farmland. Whether or not other cash rents follow professionally managed cash rents down is an open question. More...
Farmland Price Outlook in 2014 and Beyond (August 19, 2014)
Decreases in cash rents are not likely to cause substantial farmland price decreases. A larger risk factor for farmland price declines are increasing interest rates. More...
Supplemental Coverage Option (SCO) in Wheat (August 5, 2014)
The basics of SCO are illustrated with an example from Washington County, Illinois. SCO will have risk management benefits when the maximum coverage level for the COMBO product is 75%. In counties where 85% coverage levels are available, SCO products offer limited potential to reduce the probability of low gross revenues. More...
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Farm Returns, Cent. ILFertilizer Prices, ILLand Prices, IL

Information in this section is useful in a variety of management decisions. Much of the data used in this section comes from the Illinois Farm Business Farm Management (FBFM) Associations.

Click here for instructions on using the Illinois Farm Management Handbook.

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