by | Jan 23, 2019

Crop Marketing and Management Update

Dr. Todd D. Davis
Assistant Extension Professor – Department of Agricultural Economics

Topics in this Month’s Update:

  1. 2019 Projected Profitability and Break-Even Analysis: Western Kentucky Corn vs. Soybeans

  2. When is a Good Time to Consider Hedging and Cash Forward Contracts for Corn and Soybeans?

  3. 2018 Corn, Soybean, and Wheat Basis vs. Previous Years – Implications for Storage

  4. Projected Corn, Soybean, and Wheat Futures Trading Ranges to July 2019

  5. 2018 Corn and Soybean Risk Management Opportunities for May Delivery

  6. Projected Return to Storage for Corn and Soybeans

  7. Pre-Harvest 2019 Corn, Soybean, and Wheat Risk Management Opportunities

  8. Potential 2019-2020 Corn, Soybean, and Wheat Balance Sheets and Price Potential

  9. Combining Crop Insurance and Forward Contracts to Reduce Revenue Risk: Preliminary Game Plans for 2019 Corn, Soybeans, and Wheat

View the January newsletter

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