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    Rational Irrationality and Satter's Hierarchy of Food Needs

    Oct 20, 2018 10:52 AM

    In HIERARCHY, DISAGREEMENT, AND FOOD POLITICS food economist Jayson Lusk discusses Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs and a modification or application by Ellyn Satter. Satter conceptualizes a hierarchy of food needs. Basically the idea is that as society reaches more advanced levels of economic development and incomes rise, our preferences related to food change. Combining this with Bryan Caplan's theory related to 'rational' irrationality and its a perfect storm impacting the food and ag industry.

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  • Dan Anderson

    Help with Plugged Combines

    Oct 19, 2018 06:39 PM

    Tricks to un-stuff stuffed combines.

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    Markets Now: 5 Factors To Watch In The Coming Months

    Oct 19, 2018 05:40 PM

    As we enter the fourth quarter of 2018, three economists say farmers should keep any eye on the following factors.

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    Ryan Bristle: Managing Risk at the Bottom of the Cycle

    Oct 19, 2018 04:45 PM

    Managing Risk at the Bottom of the Cycle

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    How Tariffs Might Push Money Into Commodity Markets

    Oct 19, 2018 04:38 PM

    While the commodity markets have been in a downturn for nearly four years, tariffs could move money out of equities and into commodities.

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    Grain Prices Succumb to Open Harvest Weather In Spite of USMCA

    Oct 19, 2018 04:13 PM

    Corn and soybean prices both clawed their way higher to start the week. But, they lost steam and tumbled. For the week ending Oct. 19, corn prices were down about 7¢ and soybeans down about 11¢.

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    Mega Millions and Markets

    Oct 19, 2018 04:00 PM

    There was a lot of buzz on Friday about the Powerball and Mega Millions lotteries, with the pot for the latter reaching $1 billion. The odds of winning the Mega Millions lottery are 302 million to 1, defined by the number of ball combinations. The formula was tweaked a year ago to generate more small winners but fewer Mega winners. That grows the jackpot and the press coverage.

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