Leadership in Economic Analysis to Improve Agricultural, Food, and Environmental Policy
The Center for Agricultural and Rural Development was founded at Iowa State University in 1958 to address problems, especially unintended consequences, in agricultural policy. Founding director Earl Heady brought quantitative analysis to the study of agricultural policy at CARD, a scientific approach for measuring different policy options.
12th Farming for the Future Conference, Coalition to Support Iowa's Farmers, Qualtiy Inn Hotel, Ames, IA.
Wendong Zhang, Michael D. Duffy
Wendong Zhang, Brent Sohngen
Matthew S. Clancy, GianCarlo Moschini
David A. Keiser, Joseph K. Shapiro
2017 Crop Advantage Series, Okoboji and Davenport, Iowa
Years at CARD: 2000–2003
2017 Crop Advantage Series, Sheldon and Okoboji, Iowa
Bruce A. Babcock, Gabriel E. Lade, Sebastien Pouliot
Gabriel E. Lade, James Bushnell
ISU Alumni Center, Ames, Iowa SHOW MORE
Years at CARD: 2006–2009
Presented at the Pro-Ag Meetings, Spencer and Le Mars, Iowa.
- Succession Planning, Perceived Obstacles, and Attractions for Future Generations Entering Beef Cattle Production
- Fuel Price Impacts of the Renewable Fuel Standard
- Forward Contracting by Iowa Corn Producers: Connecting Hedging with Price Movements
- Of Maize and Markets: China’s New Corn Policy
- For Ag, It’s Mostly Good News on the Demand Front
2016 Agri-Investor Forum, Chicago, IL
John C. Beghin, Bo Xiong
National Agricultural Credit Committee/NC-1177 Annual Meeting, Denver, CO SHOW FEWER
Latest Media Contacts
ISU professor of economics Dermot Hayes talks about the impact of TPP, NAFTA, and free trade on US agriculture.
ISU economist Chad Hart says supplies need to slow down to let demand catch up.
Schulz says he expects 2017 to bring both strong domestic and export demand.
Commodity prices could present challenges to farmers in 2017 after three years of lower farm income.