Monthly webcasts will address emerging ag-related issues from the last month, the crop outlook, and the livestock outlook
Questions and answers about COVID-19 and how they may impact agriculture will be updated as new information becomes available and additional questions will be added weekly.
This FAPRI-MU report presents a summary of the 10-year market outlook with continued trade friction with China as well as a Phase 1 scenario.
FAPRI-MU Report #03-20: The outbreak of COVID-19, as well as U.S. government response to the outbreak, continues to impact agricultural markets, disrupting supply chains, shifting consumer demand and expanding government outlays. This update incorporates only government payment programs that were announced before June 1, 2020. Thus, it includes $16 billion in Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) payments in 2020, but does not assume any additional programs that might be created.
Early Estimates of the Impacts of COVID-19 on U.S. Agricultural Commodity Markets, Farm Income and Government Outlays
FAPRI-MU Report #02-20: This report presents a preliminary analysis of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on agricultural markets in the U.S. using information available prior to April 9th 2020. There is considerable uncertainty regarding the outcomes from this unprecedented event, but this report traces some of the early indications of the macroeconomic and market changes through to the key variables for the agricultural sector.
Additionally, Dr. Pat Westhoff presented this information in the Engage 4 MO webinar series, presented by the University of Missouri’s Division of Applied Social Sciences.
FAPRI-MU Report #01-20 presents a summary of 10-year baseline projections for U.S. agricultural markets, farm program spending, farm income and a variety of other indicators. Microsoft Excel Tables include historical data for crops, biofuels and aggregate indicators.
Please see MU’s College of Food, Agriculture, and Natural Resources news release.