The Agricultural and Food Policy Center
 
Our mission
To provide unbiased and objective economic analysis of the impacts for policy alternatives on stakeholders.
Current Projects
Crop Insurance Decision Aid
Government Payment Estimator
2016 Generic Base Decision Aid

Agricultural Policy Specialist Dr. Joe Outlaw and colleagues from the Agricultural and Food Policy Center provide brief weekly updates on current agricultural policy issues. See the list of podcasts available now.
Representative Farms - The AFPC maintains a database of agricultural operations representing the major agricultural production regions of the country. These operations are used in policy research analysis. The representative farms are updated every two years using face to face panel interviews. Types of operations include cotton, rice, feed grain, and wheat farms, cattle ranches, and dairies. Contact: George Knapek
The excel file for the Marketing Year Average Prices for Grains can be found here

Surviving the Farm Economy Downturn


Coming Soon
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Recent Publications
The Role of U.S. Safety Net Programs in Incentivizing Farm Growth: A Simulation Approach
Representative Farms Economic Outlook for the January 2017 FAPRI/AFPC Baseline
Representative Farms Economic Outlook for the January 2017 FAPRI/AFPC Baseline
August 2016 Baseline Working Paper
December 2016 Baseline Working Paper
Representative Farms Economic Outlook for the December 2016 FAPRI/AFPC Baseline
Ex Ante Economic and Nutrition Analysis of Alternative Small Scale Irrigation Systems in Abirjiha Kebele, Dembia Woreda, Amhara Region of Ethiopia
Ex Ante Economic and Nutrition Analysis of Alternative Small Scale Irrigation Systems in Dangeshta Kebele-Amhara Region of Ethiopia
Ex Ante Economic and Nutrition Analysis of Alternative Small Scale Irrigation Systems in the Robit Kebele-Amhara Region of Ethiopia
Representative Farms Economic Outlook for the August 2016 FAPRI/AFPC Baseline
September 2016 Working Paper
Representative Farms Economic Outlook for the January 2016 FAPRI/AFPC Baseline
January 2016 Baseline Working Paper
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