COVID-19 Resources

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April 6, 2021
Schulz receives Superior Service award (news brief)

April 1, 2021
Schulz: "Ground Beef has Solid Demand" (news brief)

March 31, 2021
Soil Management Land Valuation Conference to Return in May (news release)

March 31, 2021
Chen, Luo, Sawadgo receive CARD Dissertation Award (news brief)

March 24, 2021
Presentation: Economic Considerations on Cover Crop Adoption
Alejandro Plastina
Iowa Learning Farms Conservation Webinar Series

March 24, 2021
Presentation: U.S.-China Agricultural Trade: the Way Forward
Wendong Zhang
Iowa Corn Growers Association EGT Comittee Meeting

March 19, 2021
New Agricultural Policy Review: Winter 2021
- Corn Yields and Climate Change: The Innovation Challenge
- Is China’s Hog Rebuilding Complete? Reconciling Inventory and Price Data
- The United States’ Competitive Positions in Beef, Corn, Pork, Soy, and Wheat Exports: 1980–2019
- Minimum Wages and Rural and Urban Firm Entry and Exit
- USDA Outlook for 2021 Shows Healthy Recovery

March 18, 2021
A General Equilibrium Assessment of COVID-19’s Labor Productivity Impacts on China’s Regional Economies
Xi He, Edward J. Balistreri, Gyu Hyun Kim, Tao Xiong, Wendong Zhang

March 15, 2021
Plastina, Lence publish in Agricultural Economics (news brief)

March 11, 2021
Hayes wins Kolmer excellence award (news brief)

March 11, 2021
Outstanding new professional award to Ji (news brief)

March 4, 2021
Provost recommends Winters, Zhang for Promotion (news brief)

February 25, 2021
Willingness to Participate in Demand Response in the US Midwest: A Market with Great Potential?
Abigail Morton, Yü Wang, Wendong Zhang

February 24, 2021
Agricultural Innovation and Adaptation to Climate Change: Insights from Genetically Engineered Maize
Seungki Lee, Yongjie Ji, GianCarlo Moschini

February 23, 2021
Economic Impacts of Investment Facilitation
Edward J. Balistreri, Zoryana Olekseyuk

Latest Media Contacts

Wednesday, April 7, 2021
"Biofuels producers, farmers not sold on switch to electric"
Chad Hart was interviewed by the Associated Press about how a large shift to electric vehicles in the US could affect farmers.

Saturday, April 3, 2021
"Farmers and agents dissect recent rise in farmland values"
Wendong Zhang was interviewed by Iowa Farmer Today about the current factors influencing the Iowa farmland market.

Friday, April 2, 2021
"Women Landowners Focus of New Outreach Project"
Wendong Zhang was interviewed by KMCH about a new multi-year project that will study the challenges and opportunities of women farmland owners.

Thursday, April 1, 2021
"Iowa farmers begin crop season with strong prices"
Chad Hart was interviewed by KFAB Radio about commodity price outlooks for 2021.

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