Dr. Lee Schulz In the News

October 31, 2022
 

Associate professor Lee SchulzAssociate Professor Lee Schulz was interviewed by Inforum for the article "Finding workers critical for planned pork plant in Sioux Falls," which focuses on a new meat packing plant opening in Sioux Falls.

October 18, 2022
 

Associate professor Lee SchulzAssociate professor Lee Schulz was interviewed by KMTV (Omaha) for the story "Bird flu resurgence isn't just affecting farms and the Omaha Zoo, but also your pocket," which details how a resurgence in avian influenze (bird flu) could affect consumer prices.

September 13, 2022
 

Associate professor Lee SchulzAssociate professor Lee Schulz was interviewed by Successful Farming for the article "Walmart Invests in Nebraska Rancher-owned Processing Plant."

September 07, 2022
 

Associate professor Lee SchulzAssociate professor Lee Schulz was interviewed by Missouri Farmer Today for the article "Producers address high feed costs with tools, alternatives."

August 10, 2022
 

Associate professor Lee SchulzAssociate Professor Lee Schulz was interviewed by Reuters for the story "Shrinking U.S. cattle herd signals more pain from high beef prices," which focuses on how a smaller US cattle inventory could signal higher beef prices in the near future. 

July 18, 2022
 

Associate professor Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, wrote the article Wallaces Farmer article "Hog producers respond to mixed signals," which focuses on recent production trends in the US pork industry. 

July 18, 2022
 

Associate professor Lee SchulzAssociate Professor Lee Schulz was interviewed by Illinois Farmer Today for the article "Risk management helps farmers find the right balance," which focuses on farmers finding the right input cost balance.

May 06, 2022
 

Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was quoted in a May 5 CBS News story, "Bird Flu is Driving up the Price of More than Just Eggs and Poultry."

April 07, 2022
 

Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, had on-camera interview in the News Service broadcast studio with Bryce Doeschot, Market Journal, on trends in pork production and pork markets.

February 21, 2022
 

Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor had recent media contacts:

January 11, 2022
 

Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was interviewed for a Jan. 8 KMA Land story, "Meat Supply Chain Issues Explained."

January 04, 2022
 

Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was interviewed for a Jan. 3 Citizen Tribune story, "Strong livestock prices should hold in 2022, economist says."

December 08, 2021
 

Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, recorded an interview with the Market Journal about hog and beef demand, prices, and supply chain issues in the livestock commodities for this year and into next year as well. The interview was shot in the News Service broadcast studio.

November 29, 2021
 

Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was quoted in a Nov. 25 Axios story, "How America's turkey supply chain brings birds to your table."

November 12, 2021
 

Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was interviewed for a Nov. 11 KCCI story, "KCCI Investigates: Beef prices reaching near-record levels."

October 12, 2021
 

Jiwon Lee, Lee SchulzJiwon Lee, PhD job market candidate, and Lee Schulz, associate professor, had their article, "Swine producer willingness to pay for Tier 1 disease risk mitigation under multifaceted ambiguity," published in Agribusiness: An International Journal.

September 28, 2021
 

Christopher Pudenz, Lee SchulzChristopher Pudenz, PhD student, and Lee Schulz, associate professor, had an article, “Packer Procurement, Structural Change, and Moving Average Basis Forecasts: Lessons from the Fed Dairy Cattle Industry,” published in the Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics.

September 21, 2021
 

Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was quoted in a Sept. 20 KCRG story, "Iowans cope with rising food prices."

September 13, 2021
 

US Farm ReportU.S. Farm Report kicked off their 2021 college roadshow season at Iowa State.

June 11, 2021
 

Lee SchulzAn article by Lee Schulz, associate professor, is the lead article and Editor’s Choice in issue 3 (July 2021) of the European Review of Agricultural Economics:  “The market for traceability with applications to U.S. feeder cattle” by James Mitchell, Glynn Tonsor, and Lee Schulz. 

June 01, 2021
 

Wendong Zhang, Alejandro Plastina, Lee SchulzIn May 2021 Wendong Zhang, assistant professor, was the latest Iowa State University extension economist to bring home the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association's prestigious Distinguished Extension/Outreach Program Award: Less than 10 years’ experience.

May 05, 2021
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was quoted in a May 1 Rapid City Journal story, "Livestock profits possible despite high costs."

April 26, 2021
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was interviewed by media outlets about newly updated resources from Iowa State Extension and Outreach, available in the April edition of AgDecision Maker.

April 06, 2021
 

Dr. Lee SchulzThe Livestock Marketing Information Center has awarded Lee Schulz, associate professor, the Superior Service award for his exceptional dedication and service to the livestock industry and the outstanding contributions he has made to the Livestock Marketing Information Center.

March 17, 2021
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was interviewed for a March 17 Agri Pulse article, "One year later: Pandemic introduces unprecedented supply, demand issues into livestock sector."

February 12, 2021
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was quoted in the Feb. 10 Successful Farming story, "2021 is an economic game changer for farmers."

December 24, 2020
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was interviewed for a Dec. 18 The Neighbor story, "COVID-19 pandemic teaches livestock producers: Be prepared."

November 16, 2020
 

Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was interviewed for a Nov. 15 Missouri Farmer Today story, "Domestic meat demand remains strong."

October 16, 2020
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was interviewed for an Oct. 16 Provisioner story, "The state of the workforce 2020: covid-19 catalyzes a reckoning."

September 09, 2020
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was interviewed for a Sept. 5 Daily Nonpareil story, "Hog market struggles likely to continue in Q4."

August 20, 2020
 

Dr. Alejandro Plastina, Dr. Wendong Zhang, Dr. Chad Hart, Dr. Lee SchulzAlejandro Plastina, associate professor, Wendong Zhang, assistant professor, and Chad Hart, professor, will present a webinar Aug. 25 to offer timely insight for the difficult issues facing Iowa farmland owners and tenants.

July 15, 2020
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was interviewed for a July 15 Cleveland.com story, "Meat and poultry supplies no longer a serious concern, processors and grocers say."

July 08, 2020
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was interviewed for a July 7, 2020 Clayton News-Daily story, "USDA report shows hog supply on the rise."

The report is somewhat bullish, says Lee Schulz, Iowa State University Extension livestock marketing economist.

June 26, 2020
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, had several recent media contacts:

Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network story, "Record U.S. hog inventory up 5 percent from last year," June 26.

June 26, 2020
 

On Monday, June 29th, the Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST) and the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA) are releasing a new paper, Economic Impacts of COVID-19 on Food and Agricultural Markets. Lee Schulz, associate professor, was a contributing author to this paper.

June 11, 2020
 

Dr. Lee SchulzA study by Lee Schulz, associate professor, was cited in a June 3 Beef story, "Beef industry outlook in post-COVID-19 world."

May 18, 2020
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was interviewed for a May 15 Meat+Poultry story, "Meat prices expected to rise as supply continues to decrease."

May 05, 2020
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, had several recent media contacts:

April 27, 2020
 

Dr. Dermot Hayes, Dr. Chad Hart, Dr. Lee Schulz The ISU Office of Strategic Relations and Communications shared that recent media coverage featuring CALS experts is “massive” compared to past reports.

April 23, 2020
 

Lee SchulzDr. Lee Schulz, associate professor, was interviewed on Iowa Public Radio, April 21:

April 15, 2020
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was interviewed for an April 14 Star Tribune story, "Sioux Falls plant closing is risk to pork supply, but plenty of others are open."

April 07, 2020
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was interviewed in the April 5 Sioux City Journal story, "Foreign markets eager for U.S. pork, beef despite COVID-19-related travel cutbacks."

March 26, 2020
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was quoted in a March 26 Des Moines Register story, "Panic buying — and hoarding — drive higher prices for eggs, milk and other staples."

January 10, 2020
 

Dr. Lee SchulzA story by Associate Professor Lee Schulz, "Expected profits fuel pork expansion," was published in WallacesFarmer.com Jan. 9, 2020.

January 02, 2020
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was quoted in a Dec. 31 St Louis Public Radio story, "For Beef And Pork Producers, 2019 Wasn't As Bad As It Could Have Been."

September 23, 2019
 

Dr. Lee SchulzLee Schulz and Chad Hart, associate professors, were interviewed on a video interview with Sonja Begemann of Farm Journal's Pork September 13, 2019.

July 25, 2019
 

Michaela EdenMichaela Eden, incoming master student of ag economics at Kansas State University, is one of the students working this summer at Iowa State as a George Washington Carver Research Intern.

July 11, 2019
 

Christopher Pudenz, Dr. Lee SchulzChris Pudenz, graduate student, Lee Schulz, associate professor, and CJ Rademacher, recently had an article published in the Journal of Swine Health and Production.

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