Commodity marketing and risk management
Updated June 2014
Grain marketing insights from Ed Usset
Covers most Minnesota crops but is not all-inclusive. Dates and rules can vary—farmers should check with their crop insurance agent for specifics. (408 K PDF)
Determine corn and soybeans prices necessary to cover expenses. (20 K DOC)
Join a marketing club near you
University of Minnesota Extension has been conducting several marketing groups across Minnesota. Educators facilitate meetings where producers discuss current marketing issues and develop a marketing plan for their farms.
Farmers attend regular, at least monthly, meetings to develop and enhance their commodity marketing plans for an annual fee.
For Southern Minnesota contact David Bau by email or by phone at 507-360-0664.