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Gary Schnitkey
Department of Agricultural and Consumer
University of Illinois
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Farmdoc is a website ( maintained by members of the Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics at the University of Illinois. The goal of the farmdoc project is to improve farm decision-making under risk through education and research. To meet this goal, the farmdoc website provides Illinois farmers with comprehensive and integrated risk management information and analysis. Publications, decision tools, and databases related to a variety of risk management issues are found throughout the site. Subject matter sections cover finance, marketing and outlook, management, law and taxation, and policy. Specialty sections are devoted to the AgMAS (Agricultural Market Advisory Services) Project, crop insurance, farmland owners, prices and weather, and agricultural web resources.

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