Extension

Budgets and Decision Tools

The budgets and decision tools are listed in with the newest ones at the top of the page. Most of them are Microsoft Excel spreadsheets and, for most of you, will download to your computer's download folder rather than open in your browser.

Corn and Soybean Budgets - Central Kentucky - 2017
Greg Halich. April, 2017. Description
Corn and Soybean Budgets - Western Kentucky - 2017
Greg Halich. April, 2017. Description
Economic and Policy Update, Volume 17, Issue 4
Will Snell and Phyllis Mattox, Editors. April, 2017. Description
Economic and Policy Update, Volume 17, Issue 3
Will Snell and Phyllis Mattox, Editors, March 2017. March, 2017. Description
Pasture Based Laying Hens Decision Aid
Samantha Kindred and Greg Halich. January, 2017. Description
Economic Value of Poultry Litter Tool: Pasture, Hay, and Silage
Jordan M Shockley, Edwin Ritchey and Josh McGrath. August, 2016. AEC Extension 2016-14 Description
Economic Value of Poultry Litter Tool: Grain Crops
Jordan Shockley, Edwin Ritchey and Josh McGrath. July, 2016. AEC Extension 2016-13 Description
Map of Kentucky Grain and Oilseed Markets
Jordan M Shockley. July, 2016. Description
Grain Hauling Decision Guide
Jordan Shockley, Sam McNeill and Joe Dvorak. April, 2016. AEC Extension 2016-11 Description
Sorghum-Corn Comparison Budget 2016
Greg Halich and Jordan Shockley. April, 2016. Description
2016 Burley Tobacco Budget
Will Snell, Steve Isaacs, Laura Powers, and Bob Pearce. March, 2016. Description
Flexible Cash Lease Decision-Aid
Greg Halich and Samantha Kindred. March, 2016. Description
Pasture Finishing Worksheet for Beef Cattle (2016)
Greg Halich. March, 2016. Description
Bred Heifer Profitability Estimation
Greg Halich, Kenny Burdine, and Samantha Kindred. October, 2015. Description
Wheat and Wheat Double-Crop Soybean Budgets 2015-2016
Greg Halich. September, 2015. Description
Fertilizer Price Calculator
Greg Halich and Samantha Kindred. August, 2015. Description
Grazing and Hay Cost Calculator
Greg Halich and Samantha Kindred. August, 2015. Description
Old is New Again: The Economics of Agricultural Gypsum Use.
Marvin T. Batte and D. Lynn Forster. Journal of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers. 2015; 56-74; June, 2015. Description
Wheat and Wheat Double-Crop Soybean Budgets: 2014-2015
Greg Halich. September, 2014. Description
Using Futures Markets to Manage Price Risk for Feeder Cattle: Advanced Strategies
Kenny Burdine. March, 2013. AEC Extension 2013-03 Description
Using Futures Markets to Manage Price Risk for Feeder Cattle
Kenny Burdine. January, 2013. AEC Extension 2013-01 Description
Profitability of Spring Hayfield Nitrogen Applications 2012 Guide
Greg Halich, Ray Smith, and Kenny Burdine. March, 2012. AEC Extension 2012-04 Description
Estimating the Economic Viability of a New Crop Alternative for the U.S. Organic Market: Edamame - A Vegetable Soybean
Shockley, Jordan M.; Dillon, Carl R.; Woods, Timothy A.. Agricultural and Applied Economics Association 2011 Annual Meeting, July 24-26, 2011, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Description
Profitability of Spring Hayfield Nitrogen Applications 2011 Guide
Greg Halich, Ray Smith, and Kenny Burdine. March, 2011. AEC Extension 2011-04 Description
Switchgrass vs Hay Comparative Budgets (2010)
Greg Halich and Ray Smith. March, 2010. Description
Burley Tobacco Budgeting Sensitivity Summary
Will Snell. January, 2010. Description
2009 Dark Fire Cured Tobacco Production Budget
Andy Bailey and Laura Powers. March, 2009. Description
2008 Dark Air Cured Tobacco Production Budget
Laura Powers. June, 2008. Description
2008 Dark Fire Cured Tobacco Production Budget
Laura Powers. June, 2008. Description
Beef Enterprise Budgets, Ver. 2008-1.0
Richard Trimble, Kenneth Burdine, Greg Halich, Lee Meyer and Steve Isaacs. January, 2008. Description
Dark-Cured Tobacco Irrigation Decision Aid
Greg Halich and Laura Powers. July, 2007. Description
Tobacco Irrigation Decision Aid
Greg Halich and Laura Powers. July, 2007. Description
Equine Enterprise Budgets
Steve Isaacs, Reka nagy, Stephanie Goode, Kenny Burdine, Dick Trimble and Robert Coleman. March, 2007. AEC Extension 2006-03 Description
Forage Enterprise Budgets
Kenny Burdine, Dick Trimble, Garry Lacefield, Ray Smith, Bill Witt, Tom Keene. September, 2006. AEC Extension 2006-04 Description
Using the Agricultural Economics Equine Enterprise Budgets
Using the Budgets: Kenny Burdine and Bob Coleman; Excel Budget: Kenny Burdine, Bob Coleman, Steve Isaacs, Reka Nagy, Stephanie G. July, 2006. AEC Extension 2006-03 Description
Budgets to Evaluate Soybean Rust Impact
Steve Isaacs, Tommy Logsdon, and Richard Trimble. January, 2005. Description
Meat Goat Enterprise Budgets
Lee Meyer and Terry Hutchens. April, 2003. Description
A PRIMER for Selecting New Enterprises for Your Farm
Tim Woods and Steve Isaacs. August, 2000. AEC Extension 2000-13 Description
PRIMER: INFORMATION - Sources and Costs
Tim Woods and Steve Isaacs. August, 2000. AEC Extension 2000-13-worksheet04 Description
PRIMER: MARKETING 1 - Rating Market Factors
Tim Woods and Steve Isaacs. August, 2000. AEC Extension 2000-13-worksheet05 Description
PRIMER: MARKETING 2- Market Development
Tim Woods and Steve Isaacs. August, 2000. AEC Extension 2000-13-worksheet06 Description
PRIMER: MARKETING 3 - Additional Product Considerations
Tim Woods and Steve Isaacs. August, 2000. AEC Extension 2000-13-worksheet07 Description
PRIMER: MARKETING 4 - Market Channels
Tim Woods and Steve Isaacs. August, 2000. AEC Extension 2000-13-worksheet08 Description
PRIMER: PROFITABILITY 1 - Enterprise Budgeting
Tim Woods and Steve Isaacs. August, 2000. AEC Extension 2000-13-worksheet01 Description
PRIMER: PROFITABILITY 2 - Annual and Long Run Cash Flow Budgeting
Tim Woods and Steve Isaacs. August, 2000. AEC Extension 2000-13-worksheet02 Description
PRIMER: RESOURCES - Inventory, Activities Map, and Labor Flow
Tim Woods and Steve Isaacs. August, 2000. AEC Extension 2000-13-worksheet03 Description
PRIMER: RISK 1 - Production and Financial Risk
Tim Woods and Steve Isaacs. August, 2000. AEC Extension 2000-13-worksheet10 Description
PRIMER: RISK 2 - Market Risk
Tim Woods and Steve Isaacs. August, 2000. AEC Extension 2000-13-worksheet11 Description
Eastern Kentucky Meat Goat Budget Analysis
Alioune Diaw and A. Lee Meyer. May, 2000. AEC Extension 2000-11 Description
Freshwater Shrimp Enterprise Cost and Return Estimates for Kentucky
Timothy Woods, James Murdock and Seth Riggins. December, 1998. AEC Extension 98-05 Description
Surviving a Farm Financial Crisis
Steve Isaacs, Richard Trimble, Carl Dillon and Gregg Ibendahl. October, 1998. Description
A Cost Comparison of Three 10-Acre Tobacco Transplant Production Systems
Brad Gross, Steve Isaacs and Gary Palmer. October, 1997. CAFE Extension ID-129 Description