Elizabeth Yeager

Assistant Professor
Department of Agricultural Economics
Kansas State University

Documents & Presentations by Elizabeth Yeager
Title Date Downloads
The KFMA Operator Database: A short note on age and experience of Kansas farmers July 1, 2019
The Age Demographics of Kansas Farms

Terry Griffin and Beth Yeager talk more about the age demographics of Kansas farms, based on Kansas Farm Management Association data, and the impact of the different farming generations on decisions to adopt precision agricultural technology...this analysis sheds light on important trends of interest to producers and technology providers.

June 24, 2019
How Quickly Do Farmers Adopt Technology? A KFMA Analysis May 30, 2019
Maintaining a Consistent Farm Income

K-State agricultural economist Beth Yeager discusses her new study of the persistence of farm financial performance...using Kansas Farm Management Association data, she looked at the stability of individual farm income over a five-year span and the factors that allowed farms to consistently remain profitable over time.

September 11, 2018
Persistence in Financial Performance August 28, 2018
Operating Profit Margin Benchmarks August 27, 2018
5. Factors Affecting Net Farm Income August 1, 2018
19. The VSR Track Record for 2018 Kansas HRW Wheat Futures August 1, 2018
Precision Ag Survey

K-State agricultural economist Beth Yeager and Terry Griffin discuss their latest analysis of the adoption of precision agricultural technologies by Kansas farmers...they've surveyed members of the Kansas Farm Management Association about the kinds of technologies they've been utilizing, as well as the technology upgrades they tend to favor.

June 19, 2018
9. Non-Convergence and Variable Storage Rates in Futures Markets August 1, 2017