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
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
Why you should plant wheat this fall
Dr. Ron Heiniger (NCSU) and Dan Weathington (NCSGGA) explain why planting wheat could prove to be a great decision. Here's what they have to say
Harvest early -- maximize yields
Harvest is underway and farmers are experiencing maximum yields and test weights when harvesting early. Farmers are able to take advantage of this because MBgrain/SGC buying facilities are equipped with grain dryers. We will buy your wet grain and dry it for our cost. View our discount sheets at www.MBgrain.com where you will find we discount 1% of price per 1/2 point of moisture. Our competition doesn't match that!
Don't wait any longer - the following locations are buying wet grain today:
Laurinburg Feed Mill (19600 Andrew Jackson Hwy Laurinburg, NC)
Waverly Feed Mill (27404 Cabin Point Road Waverly, VA)
Clarkton Elevator (1877 Baldwin Road Whiteville, NC)
Nichols Elevator (9113 Hwy 76 East Nichols, SC)
Bladenboro Elevator (232 JR Britt Rd Bladenboro, NC)
Mount Olive Elevator (770 Hwy 117 Alt. Calypso, NC)
Lagrange Elevator (3318 Willie Measley Road Lagrange, NC)
Clinton Elevator (202 Westover Rd Clinton, NC)
Bentonville Elevator (2917 Harper House Road Four Oaks, NC)
Wilson Elevator (1711 Hwy 301 S Wilson, NC)