Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 13, Number 9
September 2013

Learning to Insure Your Dairy Margins
Regional Workshops - December 2-6, 2013

Five free regional workshops are planned the first week of December to help Missouri dairy producers understand and learn to use the tools that are available to protect margins. The workshops will cover:

The five planned workshops will be held between 9:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. with a lunch sponsored by FCS Financial, to accommodate producers who have to milk and then travel an hour to the workshop.

Locations will be:

Monday December 2 Mt. Vernon, MU Southwest Center
Tuesday December 3 Mountain Grove, MSU Fruit Station
Wednesday December 4 Jackson, Cape Girardeau Extension Center
Thursday December 5 Union, Hagie's Restaurant
Friday December 6 Sedalia, FCS Financial Meeting Room

Teaching the workshops will be Joe Horner and Scott Brown from the University of Missouri, LGM Dairy Insurance agents, Earl Biggers from DFA Risk Management, and collaborating dairy producers experienced in using price and margin insurance tools.

This material is based upon work supported by the USDA/NIFA under Award Number 2012-49200-20032.


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