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Sara Schafer is the managing editor of Top Producer magazine.
Sara Schafer is the managing editor of Top Producer magazine.

Articles By Sara Schafer

Trendspotting by Ag Lenders
Dec 12, 2019

Insights from Ag Lenders

Here are behind-the-desk perspectives on today’s farm finances
Dec 11, 2019

Transfer Knowledge Before Assets

Coach, develop and mentor your farm’s successor
Top Producer Summit 2020
Dec 11, 2019

5 Events, 1 Location - Top Producer Summit

2020 Top Producer Summit
4 Issues to Weigh for Grain Marketing Decisions
Dec 11, 2019

4 Issues to Weigh for Grain Marketing Decisions

As you make your marketing decisions in today’s volatile environment, consider these factors, suggests Chris Barron, Iowa farmer and a national financial consultant with Ag View Solutions.
Packed House At Top Producer Summit
Dec 07, 2019

Young Farmers: Join Top Producer in Chicago

Make an investment in your operation by joining your peers for Top Producer’s annual young farmer business—Tomorrow’s Top Producer.
Dec 06, 2019

Post-Thanksgiving Trading Trend Holds True … So Far

Thanksgiving can be one of those lines in the sand for the grain markets. History shows markets commonly made a trend change around the fall holiday.
Factors Shaping Winter Weather Patterns
Dec 06, 2019

What to Expect for Winter Weather

Watch to see how these weather factors unfold in early 2020
Dec 06, 2019

Could Wheat Acres Hit a 110-Year Low in 2020?

For the past two years, wheat acres have dipped to a 100-year low. For 2020, acres could challenge the 110-year low.
Executive Women in Agriculture EWA
Dec 06, 2019

8 Reasons To Attend The Executive Women in Agriculture Conference

Invest in yourself and your farm operation by attending EWA, which takes place Jan. 28-30, 2020, in Chicago.