By Jerry Gulke

  • Market Strategy: Capture Market Carry With Storage

    10/1/2014 2:57:00 AM
    How quickly we have swung from being undersupplied to fearing whether storage will be adequate to handle record volumes of corn and soybeans, not to mention wheat.
  • Market Strategy: Black Swans Possible for Grains 9/3/2014 9:41:00 PM
    October USDA reports often significantly influence the extent of harvest lows as well as any post-harvest recoveries. This year might hold a surprise.
  • Market Strategy: Just How Big Can Corn Stocks Get? 8/5/2014 9:13:00 PM
    Will the crop be slightly above trend (165 bu. to 167 bu.) or exceedingly good (174 bu. or more)?
  • A Study in Price Projection 4/1/2014 9:58:00 PM
    You’ve probably heard the statement, “No one knows where prices are going, and if someone tells you they do, they are misleading.”
  • Acreage Mix Repercussions 2/25/2014 8:56:00 PM
    A lot rests on whether or not we will sufficiently cut corn acres. Research firms go through this exercise every year to try to guess what we farmers will do.
  • Market Strategy: Crop Insurance 101 1/29/2014 11:07:00 AM
    Crop insurance has evolved from the basic catastrophic coverage to a complicated revenue insurance vehicle, backed by USDA’s Risk Management Agency, to save the farmer from himself and his banker.