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February 23, 2016

Ag Bus Club membersEight members of the ISU Agricultural Business Club participated in the Academic Quiz Bowl competition in the Southern Agricultural Economics Association annual meeting in February.

February 23, 2016

Dr. Neil Harl"The Role of Iowa State University in Assisting the Countries of Central and Eastern Europe in Transitioning to a Market Economy," Emeritus Professor Neil Harl, Slovo, Vol. 16, No. 2, Winter 2015-2016

February 22, 2016

Nancy BrannamanNancy B. Brannaman, BS Ag Business/Farm Operation, MS Ag Economics/Finance, ISU, will be the guest speaker at next week's meeting of the Economics Club.

February 22, 2016

Dr. Wendong ZhangWendong Zhang, assistant professor, spoke with Lynn Hicks, Des Moines Register, about Iowa farmland owners including non-operator landlords.

February 22, 2016

Chad Hart, associate professor,

February 22, 2016

David SwensonDave Swenson, associate scientist, talked with Jason Foley, Des Moines Register, about Governor Branstad’s campaign goals after five years and the role his administration has played in the state’s overall recovery from the Great Recession.

February 22, 2016

Dr. GianCarlo MoschiniGianCarlo Moschini, professor, was interviewed for a story in Iowa Farmer Today about Syngenta's board of directors voting to accept a purchase offer from ChemChina, a Chinese state-owned chemical company.

February 19, 2016

Dr. Joshua RosenbloomJoshua Rosenbloom, professor and department chair, was interviewed on KCUR (Kansas City Public Radio) about how technology is changing employment and making it harder for people to hold a single job for their entire lives.

February 19, 2016

Dr. Chad HartChad Hart, associate professor, was quoted in a story in the International Business Times about international trade with Cuba and China. Read story.

 

Published 2-2-16

February 19, 2016

Dr. Chad HartChad Hart, associate professor, spoke to KIMT about the expected drop in farm income projected for 2016.

February 19, 2016

David SwensonDave Swenson, associate scientist, talked to:

February 19, 2016

Dr. Wendong ZhangWendong Zhang was interviewed by Amy Mayer of Iowa Public Radio about the drop in the farmland values reported in the 2015 Iowa Land Values Survey released this week.

February 19, 2016

Dr. Wendong Zhang

February 19, 2016

Dr. Chad HartChad Hart, associate professor,

February 19, 2016

David SwensonDave Swenson, associate scientist, talked with Jason Foley, Des Moines Register, about Governor Branstad’s campaign goals after five years and the role his administration has played in the state’s overall recovery from the Great Recession.

February 19, 2016

David SwensonDave Swenson, associate scientist, talked with Tom Brokaw, NBC News, about the economics of the Iowa Caucuses. Swenson spoke specifically about his 2008 study of the economic impact.

February 19, 2016

Dr. Dermot HayesDermot Hayes, professor and Pioneer Chair in Agribusiness, was interviewed by the Gazette about the renewable biochemical tax credit being considered in the General Assembly.

February 19, 2016

Dave Swenson, associate scientist of economics, talked with Rick Montgomery, Kansas City Star reporter, about the economic impact of the Iowa caucuses.
Swenson also spoke to Jeff Stein, KXEL Radio about the stock market slide due to the Chinese stock crash.

David Keiser, assistant professor of economics, was interviewed by Andy Uhler, Marketplace Radio, for a story on the economics of municipal wastewater treatment.

 

Published 1-12-16

February 19, 2016

Dr. Wendong ZhangOn Feb. 12th, Wendong Zhang, assistant professor, presented at the Farmland Owners Workshop in Altoona, IA, organized by ISU Extension and Outreach. He spoke about situations and trends in farmland markets and farmland ownership.

February 19, 2016

Dr. Chad HartChad Hart, professor, will speak at a seminar which is part of the Iowa Corn Crop Fair Series on Friday, Feb. 12 in Shenandoah, Iowa. He will talk about the crop market outlook for 2016-2017.

February 19, 2016

Dr. Wallace HuffmanJin, Yu and Wallace E. Huffman. “Measuring Public Agricultural Research and Extension and Estimating their Impacts on Agricultural Productivity: New Insights from U.S. Evidence.” Agricultural Economics 47(2016):15-31.

February 19, 2016

Dr. Neil Harl"The Small Partnership Exception: An Exercise in Simplicity," Neil Harl, Tax Notes, Vol. 150, No. 2, Jan. 11, 2016.

February 19, 2016

Dr. Chad HartChad Hart, associate professor, will speak on “Managing Margins in 2016 and Beyond” at the Crop Advantage Series, January 29, iWireless Center, Moline, Illinois.

February 18, 2016

Photo of Dr. Gabriel LadeGabriel Lade, assistant professor, has been awarded one of three $25,000 grants for seed money for the E2e energy efficiency research design competition.

February 18, 2016

Photo of Dr. WintersteenDean of Iowa State University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Wendy Wintersteen was presented the Distinguished Service to Iowa Agriculture Award by the Iowa Chapter of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers.

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