Jamie WasemillerColumnist

Jamie Wasemiller is a senior market analyst for Gulke Group and has been with the firm since 2005. In addition to his work with the Gulke Group he also assists Jerry Gulke on his Illinois farmland. In addition to market analysis, one of Jamie’s focuses within Gulke Group is the combination of risk management with crop insurance. As a licensed crop insurance agent and owner of Wasemiller Insurance Company, he works closely with farmers to ensure that they fully understand and correctly implement the right crop insurance policy and risk management tools to create effective grain marketing plans. Jamie provides
Jamie Wasemiller is a senior market analyst for Gulke Group and has been with the firm since 2005. In addition to his work with the Gulke Group he also assists Jerry Gulke on his Illinois farmland. In addition to market analysis, one of Jamie’s focuses within Gulke Group is the combination of risk management with crop insurance. As a licensed crop insurance agent and owner of Wasemiller Insurance Company, he works closely with farmers to ensure that they fully understand and correctly implement the right crop insurance policy and risk management tools to create effective grain marketing plans. Jamie provides

Articles By Jamie Wasemiller

Sep 24, 2016

Knowledge is Power

When coupling crop insurance with marketing, keep it simple.
Feb 05, 2016

Protect Gross Revenue

In talking with producers and end users around the country, a common emotion is resonating loud and clear: concern.
Oct 24, 2015

Best-Kept Farm Bill Secrets

When exploring insurance options, consider these three provisions tucked in the farm bill.
Mar 13, 2015

What Coverage Should I Choose?

When evaluating the 80% vs 85% one thing you have to look at is what the ratio is of added revenue guarantee vs premium. To give it much consideration you have to get a 3 to 1 ratio or better. For many of the clients I deal with that is
Oct 15, 2014

Protecting Your Insurance Indemnity

~~Although fundamentally many may think that it would be foolish to give much concern about the markets moving higher we as farmers have too much at risk to think that way. With the drop of prices right into early October, concerns of losing the inherent crop insurance indemnity payment throughout
Apr 15, 2014

Start Locking In Your 2015 Crop Insurance Spring Price

2015 Price Flex: The following states have been approved: AL, CO, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, MI, MN, MS, MO, NE, NC, ND, OH, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, WI Price Flex is a private insurance that allows the producer the opportunity to “lock” a potentially higher
Nov 02, 2013

Now What

I received plenty of phone calls while on the combine this week in regards to people upset about how the USDA report being delaying their report until November was going to impact their insurance payment because the report in October would have sent the markets lower which would have increased
Oct 10, 2013

A month Reprieve for 2014 Price Flex Insurance Pricing

I hate to belabor the subject of Price Flex but it is one of the only items available to look into 2014 at the moment. Since July I have been talking to producers about this product as you could us it then. In July the average was $5.24, August was
Sep 17, 2013

2014 Price Flex - Attention Winter Wheat and Corn Growers - Must Read

2014 Price Flex is an RMA approved private insurance product that allows the producer the opportunity to "lock" a potentially higher 2014 Insurance Revenue Price Guarantee than the spring or harvest price set by the RMA for both the RP and GRIP policies. Price Flex is currently available for Corn,