Go to the web site, www.cffm.umn.edu/index.aspx.Click on the Grain Marketing tab and then marketing plansfor sample wheat, soybean, and corn marketing plans prepared by Ed Usset, grain marketing specialist for the University of Minnesotas Center for Farm Financial Management.Pre-harvest and post-harvest examples are given, as well as examples of using baseline prices to measure your plan versus the market.
Toll-Free MGE Hotline Gives Daily Market Analysis
Heres a number to put in your cell phone memory: 1-800-827-4746. Its the Minneapolis Grain Exchange trader commentary hotline. Call anytime of day, and youll hear the recorded voice of an actual grain trader with a timely analysis of the markets. The line is updated daily after the market close, no later than Central Time.