Weekly Data Dump: April 19, 2019

As part of my weekly grain merchandising routine I prepare a summary of our hedged positions and a very brief overview of the markets, called my "Merchandising Dashboard."  After preparing the Dashboard, I share it with my business partners and other associates during a 15-minute weekly teleconference.  Since I began in late-2016, the weekly ritual … Continue reading Weekly Data Dump: April 19, 2019


I made the mistake once of showing my wife that there's been an opportunity for me to sell our corn and soybeans at a healthy profit every year since I picked up my farming habit.  Her response should have been predictable..."then why do you make grain marketing so difficult?"...  Hmmm...touché.  I quickly rattled off a … Continue reading TMI