The market is aware that interest rates are historically low, and eventually they'll need to rise.
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A loss of 2.3 million acres is a big, big, big deal.
Coming off a bull market is always hard for producers. Add to this, the opportunities to price grain at still profitable points yet clearly significantly less than prior years, can be tough on the ego. And, it gets worse when those profits slip into breakeven or pass and nothing has been done. The thought of truly pricing in a loss stares you in the face; the desire to do nothing grows stronger. Hindsight is killer.
These tools of the trade will help you with a clear, consistent commodity price management approach.
Keep an eye on these issues as you start planting.
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Add these items to your marketing to-do list.
In this international marketplace that we live in, it is important to keep abreast of the global crop conditions in other parts of the world. Here's what's happening in Brazil.
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