Grain marketing workshops set up in area
Grain marketing workshops will be offered at several sites across Nebraska starting next month to assist grain producers minimize losses during this time of low prices. Nebraska Extension Educators will present location and commodity specific marketing information. Topics include developing a written marketing plan, and understanding basis and carrying charges.
The workshops will feature the Marketing in a New Era simulator and the Grain Marketing Plan smartphone application. Register by visiting go.unl.edu/marketingworkshops or by calling Robert Tigner at 308-345-3390. Each workshop will begin at 9:30 a.m. and end at 3 p.m. local time. Complimentary lunch is provided.
Workshops are limited to 40 participants each. Workshops are funded by the Nebraska Corn Board.
March 6: McCook, Red Willow County Fairgrounds.
March 7: Lexington at Dawson County Extension Office, 1002 Plum Creek Parkway.
March 13: Broken Bow, Mid-Plains Community College building.