Site

Search results

  1. Dispatch from the Field: Tony Gallenstein on His Work with the iAGRI Program in Tanzania

    https://aede.osu.edu/newsletter/news-aede/april-2016/dispatch-field-tony-gallenstein-his-work-iagri-program-tanzania

    weather-based index insurance on technology adoption and farmer group sustainability in Tanzania; Improve ... of index insurance in the agricultural finance sector in Tanzania.   Through this initiative, it is ... agricultural university to conduct high-quality economics research and promote the understanding of index ...

  2. Teaming up with farmers to protect Ohio’s water

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/july-august-2014/teaming-farmers-protect-ohio%E2%80%99s-water

    Work continues on a project to revise the Ohio Phosphorus Risk Index. The index is a planning tool ... index more accurate and to increase farmers’ management options for reducing phosphorus runoff, said ...

  3. New Research from Professor Mario Miranda and Katie Farrin Looks at Index Insurance Options for the Developing World

    https://aede.osu.edu/news/new-research-professor-mario-miranda-and-katie-farrin-looks-index-insurance-options-developing

    Index insurance, which relies on an observed value of a specified “index” or some other closely ... empirical research on index insurance for developing countries and summarizes lessons learned from index ... restraints. Index insurance offers a real work-around for these types of problems. For example, in the case of ...

  4. Nutrition

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-11-issue-2/nutrition

    could save you some money and which ones appear overpriced.  Then learn about the Cow-Jones Index and ...

  5. Online tool that helps protect water is now being made even better

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/july-august-2016/online-tool-helps-protect-water-now-being-made

    revise the Ohio Phosphorus Risk Index, an online tool that farmers can use to determine — and, if ... done.”—Libby Dayton An integral part of managing phosphorus The Ohio Phosphorus Risk Index is an integral part ...

  6. Cost of Nutrients and Benchmarks of Profitability for Ohio Dairy Farms

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-10-issue-3/cost-nutrients-and-benchmarks-profitability-ohio

    Nutrient costs 5.62 9.12 9.07 Income minus nutrient costs: The Cow-Jones Index 10.64 9.06 7.87 1 Costs and ... cover all other expenses- the income minus nutrient costs, an index that we have named the Cow-Jones ... Index- has fallen to $7.87/cwt, which is $1.69/cwt under the $9.56/cwt that the index has averaged since ...

  7. The Costs of Nutrients, Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices, and the Current Dairy Situation

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-13-issue-6/costs-nutrients-comparison-feedstuffs-prices-and

    Current Dairy Situation We use the estimates of the nutrient costs to calculate the Cow-Jones Index (CJI), ... an index constructed here at Ohio State to measure the difference between milk revenues and the costs ... and 4.64 lb of MP per day from January 2005 through November 2011. The change in the Cow-Jones index ...

  8. Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-19-issue-6/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    estimate the cost of production at these nutrient prices, I used the Cow-Jones Index for cows milking 70 ...

  9. The Costs of Nutrients, Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices and the Current Dairy Situation

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-14-issue-2/costs-nutrients-comparison-feedstuffs-prices-and

    calculate the Cow-Jones Index (CJI), an index constructed here at Ohio State to measure the difference ... Cow-Jones index over time is shown in Figure 2.  We cannot calculate the CJI for March yet because milk ... August.  The milk gross income was $16.24/cwt.  The difference is the Cow-Jones Index and was equal to ...

  10. Updating Ohio's Phosphorus Risk Index Is Generating Positive Initial Results

    https://field2faucet.osu.edu/news/updating-ohios-phosphorus-risk-index-generating-positive-initial-results

    Ohio Phosphorus Risk Index, which is a U.S. Department of Agriculture-Natural Resources Conservation ... Service tool used by farmers to assess their risk of phosphorus moving off farm fields. The index is an ... to date with a goal to release a preliminary revised version of the index later this year, Dayton ...

Pages