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.
Invited Presentation to the 76th Annual Professional Agriculture Workers Conference organized by Tuskegee University. Opelika, Alabama.
- World’s Largest Pork Producer in Crisis: China’s African Swine Fever Outbreak
- Using Markets to Balance Agricultural Expansion and Forest Conservation
- The Blessing and Curse of Productivity
- The Costs and Benefits of Nutrient Reduction Programs
2018 Integrated Crop Management Conference, Ames, IA
2018 Pro-Ag Outlook Meetings, Various Locations in Iowa
89th ASFMRA Annual Conference, Chandler, AZ
This decision tool is intended to help farmers who do not currently use cover crops evaluate the expected annual net returns to cover crop adoption under alternative scenarios.
Jingbo Cui, GianCarlo Moschini
This June Policy Brief is important in relation to current events.
Edward J. Balistreri, Chad E. Hart, Dermot J. Hayes, Minghao Li, Lee Schulz, David A. Swenson, Wendong Zhang, John M. Crespi
Wendong Zhang, LeeAnn Moss
Ames, Iowa SHOW FEWER
Latest Media Contacts
Chad Hart was interviewed by the Dennison Bulletin about a possible resolution to the U.S.-China trade war.
Chad Hart was interviewed by Successful Farming about midsize farms.
Research by Dermot Hayes was utilized in a Food Dive article about the pork industry.
Research by Dermot Hayes was utilized for a Farms.com article about losses in the pork industry.