Agricultural Economics

  1. Innovative Agricultural Research Initiative Update: Project Cultivates Tanzanian Agricultural Expertise for Future

    Dec 17, 2012

    This article was originally published on the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences website

    Written by Martha Filipic

    December 14, 2012

    COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Tanzania, a country of 42 million nestled on the east coast of Africa, is undergoing a sea change demographically.

  2. Matthew C. Roberts to Offer Market Update During Annual Grain Farmers Symposium

    Dec 6, 2012

    This article was originally published on the OSU Extension website

    Written Thursday, December 6, 2012  

    By Tracy Turner

  3. 2012-2013 Ag Policy and Outlook Series Dean’s Preview Meeting a Success

    Dec 5, 2012

  4. OSU to Host Preview Meeting of the 2013 Ag Policy and Outlook Series on Dec 3, 2012

    Dec 1, 2012

    Ohio State University's College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences will kick off its 2013 Agricultural Policy and Outlook series on Monday, December 3, 2012 with a special preview meeting hosted by Bruce A. McPheron, Vice President for Agricultural Administration and Dean of the College.

  5. Event Recap: A Latent Class Analysis of Farmer Preferences Regarding Filter Strip Programs

    Nov 25, 2012

    On Monday, November 19, 2012 AEDE welcome Gregory Howard, AEDE Postdoctoral Researcher, to present his research titled, “A Latent Class Analysis of Farmer Preferences Regarding Filter Strip Programs” as part of the AEDE Seminar Series.

  6. New Research on Livestock Gross Margin Dairy Insurance from Dr. Cameron Thraen and John Newton Published in the Dec 2012 Journal of Dairy Science

    Nov 20, 2012

    Dairy farmers can insure against low income over feed margins with an insurance product, Livestock Gross Margin (LGM) insurance, offered through crop insurance agents and underwritten by the USDA Risk Management Agency.

  7. Professor Carl Zulauf: Farm Bill Debate Intertwined with Broader Policy Discussion

    Nov 15, 2012

    This article was originally published on the Ag Answers website.

    Written Thursday, November 15, 2012  

    By Tracy Turner

    COLUMBUS, Ohio – With debate over the looming “fiscal cliff” of automatic budget cuts and tax increases the focus of attention in Washington, an Ohio State University farm policy expert says it might not be all bad that farm bill discussions have been delayed.

  8. The Faces of AEDE: Edith Lazaro, AEDE Master of Science Student in Agricultural Economics

    Nov 5, 2012

    Edith Lazaro, a student in the MS program in Agricultural Economics at the Sokoine University of Agriculture in Morogoro, Tanzania, recently joined AEDE for a year of study as part of the Department’s participation in the Innovative Agricultural Research Initiative (iAGRI). iAGRI is a USAID Feed the Future project in Tanzania, which AEDE Professor Dave Kraybill oversees as the iAGRI Project Manager.  

  9. The Faces of AEDE: Nicholas Rettig, AEDE Undergraduate Student in Agribusiness and Applied Economics

    Oct 22, 2012

    Nicholas Rettig, an AEDE undergraduate student originally from Napoleon, Ohio who is in his junior year of study, recently sat down with us to talk about why he chose to study in AEDE’s Agribusiness and Applied Economics program, his experience to date, and what he hopes to do once he finishes his degree.

  10. The Faces of AEDE: Carl Zulauf, Professor and Farm Policy Expert

    Oct 16, 2012

    Professor Carl Zulauf, often cited as the Department’s, the College’s and the wider University’s resident farm policy expert, recently sat down to talk about his background, the history of the U.S. Farm Bill and his thoughts on its future.