4134 US Highway 117 S. Rose Hill, NC 28458
PO Box 759 Rose Hill, NC 28458
- Grain Procurement Department: 910-289-2100
- Robbie Montgomery: 910-260-1633
- George Barkin: 919-601-9478
- Nicole Giddens: 910-990-0886
- Kelli Weeks: 910-282-4266
- David Coleman:757-899-0172
MBgrain updates mills, unloading processes. Grain delivery tips too.
Brown would like to thank all the farmers and distributors for trusting us with their continuous business. We appreciate it and continuously strive to exceed your expectations. Click on the link to learn more about what changes we've made at our mills and tips on how you can have a better experience at our delivery locations -- MBGRAIN
Managing Crop Strategies & Farm Profitability in 2015
Thank you to all those who participated in the 2015 MBgrain meeting help last week at the Marriott Crabtree Valley hotel in Raleigh. Many of you have requested the presentations be posted on our website for future reference. The presentations are now available on our website:
Ron Heiniger, NCSU - Grain production best practices
Mike Karst, Cresco - Technology in Grain Production
Mark Talaski, Advance-Trading - 2015 Grain Market Outlook
Free Risk Management Workshops
The Marketing Division of the North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services is planning a series of risk management workshops on “Managing Price Volatility/Identifying Macro Indicators”. There is no charge for these workshops and the following topics will be covered: Introduction to Grain Hedging, Basis Trading, Cost of Carry, Cotton Futures, Option Trading on Futures and Equities, and macro forces impacting the hedger. There will be an emphasis on the principles of options, spreading strategies, and using options to manage financial risk. Energy derivatives, traded at the CME/NYMEX, will be explained as well as trading strategies to manage your exposure to energy. Please promote these workshops with your customers and within the agri-business community.
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Class dates (Various Locations): Jan 7, Jan 9, Jan 26, Jan 28, Feb 17, Mar 12, Mar 13
Time to price your 15' crop?
When it comes to the upcoming Jan. 12 USDA report, Jerry Gulke wants farmers to get themselves ready now and purchase some puts.
“I think this is the place where you finally buy some kind of protection and put a floor under it,” says Gulke, president of the Gulke Group in Chicago and a farmer in Illinois. “We probably have an upside potential of $1 in corn and $2 in beans—up and down. You just don’t want to take a chance and think you have the lock on intelligence” or weather or acreage --- read full article