Jenny Ifft

Agricultural policy, crop insurance, non-traditional finance

Associate Professor & Extension Specialist
Flinchbaugh Agricultural Policy Chair
Kansas State University

331J Waters Hall
1603 Old Claflin Place
Manhattan , KS  66506
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Documents & Presentations by Jenny Ifft
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Spring 2024 Kansas Farm Income Outlook

Jenny Ifft and Joe Parcell review the 2024 Kansas Farm Income Outlook. The pair summarizes crop, livestock and farm income projections.

April 11, 2024
2024 Supplemental Coverage Option (SCO) and Enhanced Coverage Option (ECO) Payment Calculator

This calculator will show SCO and ECO payments based on final county yields and harvest price for a farmer's underlying crop insurance contract.

March 8, 2024
Crop Insurance Price Discovery

Jenny Ifft, K-State Flinchbaugh agricultural policy chair, discusses what has come from price discovery for crop insurance, and she also shares a quick farm bill update.

March 5, 2024
Historic ARC, PLC, and SCO Payouts for Kansas Producers: Report Summary and Key Findings March 1, 2024
Kansas ARC, PLC, and SCO Estimated County Outcomes, 2015-2022 March 1, 2024
How to Make an Early Prediction of Whether Your Farm Will Receive an SCO Indemnity February 22, 2024
Supplemental Coverage Option (SCO) and Enhanced Coverage Option (ECO): 2024 Considerations and 2023 Update February 9, 2024
Managing Risk with ARC, PLC, and SCO - Webinar Slides and Recording
Farm Bill Update - Robin Reid
Managing Risk with SCO and ECO - Jenny Ifft

February 2, 2024
Kansas Yield Correlation Tool

This tool helps corn, grain sorghum, soybean, and wheat producers analyze the relationship between their yields and county-level yields, which can be useful in deciding whether or not to use high coverage policies such as the Supplement Coverage Option (SCO) and the Enhanced Coverage Option (ECO). Producers will need to have yield records to use the tool.

February 2, 2024
Factors for ARC and PLC Decisions

Agricultural economist from K-State Robin Reid and agricultural policy specialist Jenny Ifft continue the show by discussing managing risk with ARC and PLC and an upcoming webinar.

January 30, 2024