Robin Reid

Farm Management, Production Economics

Extension Associate
Kansas State University

Robin Reid joined the department as an Extension Associate in 2015 after 4 years as a District Extension Agent in Clay, Cloud, Washington, and Republic counties.  She works in many areas of farm management including budgeting and finance, land and leasing, and ag. policy.  Robin also helps manage the website and extension programs.  She works with Extension Agents across the state on a host of farm management questions and issues.

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Manhattan , KS  66506-4011
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Documents & Presentations by Robin Reid
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Health Care Costs

K-State agricultural economist Robin Reid discusses a new analysis which looked at the health care costs for farm and ranch families in identified trends in health insurance premiums paid over the past 10 years for various demographics, and the percentage of family living expenses devoted to health care.

November 28, 2018
Summary of Health Care Costs on Kansas Farm Management Association Farms 2008-2017 November 26, 2018
Seasonal Cash Grain Prices

An Excel spreadsheet to evaluate seasonality in the Kansas grain market

September 10, 2018
New Land Value Publication

K-State agricultural economist Robin Reid talks about a new publication from K-State:  Kansas Agricultural Land Values and Trends, an extensive summary on land values at the state, regional and county levels, based on actual farm and ranch land sales in 2017...this is the first of what will be an annual comprehensive report on where land values stand and the direction in which they are trending.

August 10, 2018
Monthly Cash Flow for Operating Loan Determination

A spreadsheet to assist in building a monthly cash flow statement to determine operating loan levels.

August 8, 2018
Kansas Land Values Book 2017

Detailed 2017 land sale information and trends at state, regional and county levels.

August 6, 2018
Methods of Valuing Corn or Grain Sorghum Silage

A spreadsheet tool designed to look at silage pricing methods from both the owner and buyer perspectives.

August 2, 2018
2017 SCO Payment Calculator

Spreadsheet calculator for determining Supplemental Coverage Option (SCO) payments in 2017.  Includes corn, soybeans, wheat and grain sorghum for all states/counties in the U.S.

July 26, 2018
Financial Benchmarking Tool

A tool to assess a farm's financial position relative to other similar farms in the same region. 

June 18, 2018
Harvest or Graze?

Agricultural economist Robin Reid and cropping systems agronomist John Holman of K-State talk about the decision-making tool that they've put together on grazing out wheat...they've developed a budget for comparing the economic returns of taking wheat to grain and leaving cattle out to graze wheat out.

April 23, 2018