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Consumer-Driven Changes in Ag Market Channels

Consumer-Driven Changes in Ag Market Channels January 20, 2022 | Letters Author: Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics ConsumerCorner.2022.Letter.3   Consumer Corner Category: Letters Tags: ag...



Inflation and Interest Rates in the Agribusiness Marketplace

Inflation and Interest Rates in the Agribusiness Marketplace Author: Dr. Brady Brewer, Assistant Professor Financial goals have been gaining increased visibility throughout all aspects of the agribusiness value chain for some time now. While our world is full of tight...



Revisiting Food and Medicine Together to Improve the Human Condition

Revisiting Food and Medicine Together to Improve the Human Condition December 13, 2021 | Letters Author: Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics Recently we dove into Dr. Brenna Ellison’s research into...



A Reflection on Supply Chain Management: Today’s Big Headline

A Reflection on Supply Chain Management: Today’s Big Headline Author: Bobby J. Martens, Associate Professor & Iowa Institute for Cooperatives Endowed Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Iowa State University  Supply chain management (SCM) exploded...



Divergent Market Movements on Varying Beef Cuts

Divergent Market Movements on Varying Beef Cuts November 29, 2021 | Letters Author: Mario Ortez, PhD Candidate, Purdue University Department of Agricultural Economics. Learn more about Mario from his past writings on Consumer Corner Thoughts on Value, Cost and Price...



Gobble, Gobble; What do You Want from That Turkey?

Gobble, Gobble; What do You Want from That Turkey? November 22, 2021 | Letters Author: Dr. Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics Gobble, Gobble! We’re hoping you have a Happy Thanksgiving this week!...



You (Probably) Deserved That

You (Probably) Deserved That November 15, 2021 | Letters Author: Dr. Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics Natural consequences … often positioned to parents as things that happen to their children...



Let’s Talk Turkey

Let’s Talk Turkey November 8, 2021 | Letters Author: Dr. Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University Department of Agricultural Economics,Dr. Courtney Bir, Assistant professor, Department of Agricultural Economics, Oklahoma State...



The Value of Understanding Customer Profitability

The Value of Understanding Customer Profitability Author: Dr. Mark Manfredo, professor in the Morrison School of Agribusiness at Arizona State University As our competitive landscape shifts, it demands ag retailers sharpen their business acumen and hone their...



#Halloween2021

#Halloween2021 November 1, 2021 | Articles Author: Dr. Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University Department of Agricultural Economics,Dr. Courtney Bir, Assistant professor, Department of Agricultural Economics, Oklahoma State University Last...