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ISU webinars June 12 and 16 will cover farmland ownership and crop marketing issues

ISU webinars June 12 and 16 will cover farmland ownership and crop marketing issues

The first webinar titled Farmland Owners Update will be at noon June 12. Kristine Tidgren will update farmland owners on recent legal and tax updates, including a review of COVID-19 legislation, particularly Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans and Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDLs).

Steve Johnson will discuss the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) payments, 2020 crop budgets, and the results of ISU’s recently released survey of cash rental rates for 2020. This webinar will last about one hour, followed by questions.   The webinar is free but requires preregistration online at the ISU CALT site.

2.  A second webinar titled Crop Marketing Strategies will be at 7 p.m. June 16. Johnson will review both old- and new-crop supply-and-demand and cash price projections, highlight crop marketing strategies and tools, and feature written crop marketing plans for a 1,000-acre row-crop example farm. The webinar will last about one hour, followed by questions. 

For required pre-registration, please click here.



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