The Journal of Applied Farm Economics (JAFE) serves as a vehicle for publishing applied research articles and notes, reviews, and teaching case studies related to the business of production agriculture. Interdisciplinary submissions are encouraged.
Subjects covered by JAFE include but are not limited to: animal and crop production, risk management, risk aversion, animal welfare, sustainability, precision farming, portfolio analysis, estate planning, succession planning, farmland values, land tenure and rental, strategy, growth, budgeting, technology, efficiency and productivity, cost of capital, margin hedging, decision analysis, liquidity, marketing, hedging, crop insurance, machinery, capital budgeting, optimal replacement, leasing, real options, derivatives, farm finance, capital structure, on-farm experiments, forming expectations, contracting, agricultural policy, input markets, managing inputs use, custom operations, organic farming, direct marketing, farmers’ markets, input and manure management, price forecasting, benchmarking, financial forecasting, farm human resources, accounting and taxation, farm law, appraisal, cooperatives, teaching farm management, farm management case studies, farm simulation modeling, and farm math programming models.
Volume 1, Issue 2 (2017)
Financial Vulnerability of Midwest Grain Farms: Implications of Price, Yield, and Cost Shocks
Shasha Li and Michael Boehlje
Short-Term Asset and Debt Choice and U.S. Corn Farm Liquidity
Sarah Stutzman and Todd Hubbs
Demographic Influences on Nonadoption of Calf Management and Marketing Practices for Cow-Calf Operations
Stephanie Schumacher, Derrell S. Peel, and Kellie Curry Raper
Application of the Adjusted Weak Axiom of Profit Maximization to New Zealand Dairy Farming
Anne E. Dooley, Nicola M. Shadbolt, Koohyar Khatami, and Loren W. Tauer
Impact of Automated Guidance for Mechanical Control of Herbicide-Resistant Weeds in Corn
Terry Griffin and James M. Lowenberg-DeBoer