Outreach & Surveys

Crop Insurance Outreach 

Land Use Outreach

Dairy

  • Lake State Dairy Survey, Farm Bill Question. Link
  • Lake State Dairy Survey, Two Most Serious Issues. Link
  • “America’s Dairy Industry Coping with Difficulties from Long-Running Structural Change” Choices, 33(4th Quarter 2018), 4 pages, Link available at http://www.choicesmagazine.org/.
  • “Dairy Sector Consolidation, Scale, Automation and Factor Biased Technical Change: Working through ‘Get Big or Get Out’.” Choices, 33(4th Quarter 2018), 8 pages, Link available at http://www.choicesmagazine.org/.

Popular Press

  • Hennessy, D.A. “Cash rent determination: Do you and a gentleman farmer economist agree?” Michigan Farm News, September 15, 2018, available at www.michiganfarmnews.com
  • Hennessy, D.A., H. Feng, M.G.S. McKendree, and C. Wolf. “Are Michigan dairy farmers investing?” Michigan Farm News, August 15, 2018, available at www.michiganfarmnews.com
  • McKendree, M., H. Feng, D.A. Hennessy, and C. Wolf. “What do dairy farmers want from the next farm bill?” Hoard’s Dairyman, July 2018, available at https://hoards.com/articles.sec-0-2-all.html
  • Feng, H., D.A. Hennessy, M.G.S. McKendree, and C. Wolf. “Tough times for dairy, tougher in Michigan.” Michigan Farm News, June 15, 2018, available at www.michiganfarmnews.com
  • Doidge, M., H. Feng, D.A. Hennessy, J. Roy Black, and W. Edwards. “Crop Insurance: What’s your motivation?” Michigan Farm News, August 28, 2017, available at www.michiganfarmnews.com