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University Center for Economic Development

University Center for Economic Development

Introduction: This introductory section discusses the four segments of the 2016 Nevada Agricultural Outlook. Past and future forecasts of agricultural production and prices will be reviewed as well as factors that could impact production and price forecasts. These segments are informational and are not intended to be financial recommendations. Click here to view the podcast

Segment 1: This segment covers international and national economic trends and how these trends may impact Nevada agricultural production and prices.Click here to view the podcast

Segment 2: This segment covers production and price history and forecasts of Nevada's hay and grain sector. This segment also discusses the impact of past droughts on Nevada's hay and grain sector production and prices. Click here to view the podcast

Segment 3: This section covers production, price history and forecasts of Nevada's cow/calf sector. This segment also discusses the cattle price cycle and how it may impact Nevada cow/calf prices. Click here to view the podcast

Segment 4: This segment covers production and price history and forecast of Nevada's dairy industry. This segment discusses many of the principal factors that influence national and Nevada dairy prices. Click here to view the podcast

Sam Cordes: Sam Cordes, emeritus professor from Purdue University, presented his keys to future success for rural economic development at the UNR economic development conference on September 17, 2016. University Center Director, Tom Harris, discusses these keys to rural economic development success with Dr. Cordes in the accompanying podcast. Click here to view the podcast