Economics and Competitiveness: Marketing and Risk Management

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Agricultural Marketing Guide

With a better understanding of farm product marketing, farm managers can make more astute and better-informed decisions that may enhance their operations profitability.
  • Market Principles
    The basics of farm product marketing includes how supply and demand factors influence markets. Knowing, how exchange and interest rates impact markets, how futures contracts work and, how to market will help sharpen marketing skills on the farm.
  • Market Risk Management
    Provides strategies and methods for managing market and price risk for farm commodities.
  • Grain and Oilseed Marketing
    Covers topics on wheat, durum, barley, oats, flax and canola marketing.
  • Livestock Marketing
    Covers topics on cattle, hog and sheep marketing.
  • Special Commodity Marketing
    Explore the marketing of special commodities such as forage seed and special crops such as field peas and canary seed.
  • Agricultural Marketing Glossary
    Provides marketing terms and what they mean.
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This information published to the web on September 29, 2015.
Last Reviewed/Revised on February 27, 2018.