Farmers in the U.S. and around the world benefit from free trade and global economic growth. Since the trade spat has turned into a trade war, grain prices have dropped by 15% to 24%.
Here are three key marketing concepts to use on your farm this month.
When daily price volatility gets extreme, get ready for a high. Extreme volatility happens more often at major highs than at major lows.
For soybeans, the total South American crop is down about 580 million bushels. This is a game changer. We are in a world with increasing livestock numbers and growing demand for protein.
Go slow and ask questions. The long-term key to earning more is learning more.
Al Kluis lays out the three reasons to be bullish this year.
Plan to use the three-step risk-management plan for 2018.
There is bad and good news for global demand: wheat demand is increasing by just 1% each year while soybean demand is increasing by 3% a year.
South America is now the largest producer and exporter of soybeans in the world. Brazil is very close to producing as many soybeans as the U.S.