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  • Why Hemp Isn’t Going to Save the US Farmer (But How It Could)

    By The Crossover

    Published 1 month ago

    In late 2018, a new farm bill was passed that legalized the production of hemp as an agricultural commodity while also removing it from the list of “controlled substances”. The Gold Rush of the modern farming era was on... It’s a great tool that helps us manage the volatility of weather and the commodity markets... The profit margins of the past are going to entice a lot of new producers into the hemp markets... There will be an opportunity to do the same in the hemp markets...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Marketing, Specialty/Vegetable

    Ten Ways to Increase Your Farm's Profits in 2019

    By AgFuse Exclusive Content

    Published 11 months ago

    Part 1: Know Your True Cost of Production Why Your TCOP Matters How to Calculate Your TCOP Part 2: Take the Emotions Out of Your Marketing Plan Why You Need a Plan How to Create a Marketing Matrix How to Determine Your Marketable Inventory How to Use a Marketing Matrix Why You Need an Accountability Partner Part 3: Replace Dead Assets What Are Dead Assets? What Are Productive Assets? Part 4: Manage Your Cash Flow Conversion Cycle What a Cash Flow Conversion Cycle Is How to Speed Up Incoming Flows How to Postpone Outgoing Flows How to Minimize Paying Interest Part 5: Start Using Cover Crops . ... You may not know what the markets are going to do in any given growing season, but knowing your TCOP can make sales decisions easier and more profitable... ) and (2) If they really knew what the markets were going to do, then why aren’t these heads posted up on the beach in the Caribbean, placing orders using their smartphone while drinking Mai Tais? Hence, ​it’s good to be skeptical​... I’m a big believer in not checking the markets every day...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Marketing, Cover Crops

    Farm Financial Risks

    By Nationwide Farm Insurance

    Published 3 months ago

    Farm financial planning for the agriculture community At Nationwide, we understand those who work in agriculture. After all, we were founded by farmers and have been helping them manage risks since 1926. If you run a farm or ranch, you're no stranger to risks, including those from unpredictable weather, insects and crop diseases. But financial risks, such as fluctuating markets, uncertain income and potential long-term care expenses, can threaten your operation as well. We can help you better understand these risks – and provide farm financial planning tips to help you manage them...

    Categories: Agribusiness

    Blockchain Technology: A Lifeline to Small-Scale Farmers

    By Gregory Heilers

    Published 1 years, 5 months ago

    Technology has been an integral part of agriculture since at least 5,000 years ago, documented through the use of ploughs in ancient Sumeria. Today, drone and GPS farming is old news... 21st Century Farmers Increase Revenues with Smart(er) ContractsUp until now, as Edwin explained, globalization has allowed massive corporations to leverage their economies of scale and “push the small and medium-scale producers and processors” out of local markets, both in the US and abroad... Edwin cited four “main use cases for agriculture and blockchain”:Increasing contributors’ accessibility to new markets not presently available along the agricultural/food supply chain;Logistics and traceability of products along the chain, from beginning to end;Reduction of transaction costs, insurability of payments, and timely payments;Food safety regulations and compliance enforcement... ” Factor in a “reduction of transaction times and waste, and an opening of new markets,” and it is easy to see how a new hybrid food supply chain involving blockchain technology is an attractive development...

    What The Intelligent Investor Can Teach Us About Farming

    By The Crossover

    Published 1 years, 5 months ago

    Graham describes the daily pricing activity in markets by introducing a character he calls Mr Market... Graham is famous for saying that in the short term markets are like voting machines, tallying up the emotional sentiments of the market participants but in the long run they act like weighing machines, reflecting the accumulated value of the underlying business... We need to remember that emotion can fuel short term movements in the markets but that it's up to us to make the call on when we want to sell... if experts were so much smarter than us they would be able to crush the markets consistently and, let's be honest, they wouldn't be crowing about their latest insights to you but rather making millions while sipping Mai Tai's on a Carribean beach somewhere. In actuality, experts are woefully inaccurate when it comes to outperforming markets...

    Citizens Weekly Newsletter January 25, 2019

    By Angie Setzer

    Published 8 months ago

    This Week in Agriculture:A Mixed Bag of Information from the Week that Was: January 25, 2019· The government shutdown is now working into its second month creating a Ground Hog Day type feel across commodity markets. The lack of official information has opened the door to rumors and uncertainty over what is really taking place when it comes to fund positions, export sales and supply availability as a whole. As a result, markets remain locked in a trading range. · Chinese trade developments continue to dominate trader attention... The markets being closed Monday gave traders time to break down what exactly a package like that would look like, and what it would take to make it happen, coming to the conclusion that though China is working towards a resolution by purchasing large amounts of agricultural or energy supplies something of that magnitude is probably not likely to happen...

    Categories: Agribusiness

    Citizens Weekly Newsletter November 30, 2018

    By Angie Setzer

    Published 10 months ago

    · The moment we have all been waiting for is just a day away as the G20 summit kicks off and the world awaits the dinner meeting between President Xi and President Trump scheduled for Saturday. Traders seem to bouncing between excitement and pessimism at a break neck pace. At the time of this writing however beans are at the high end of their recent range as we work towards the close. · While the G20 meeting is garnering the most attention there are several other developments being monitored across the broad spectrum of trade... Some had questioned whether it would actually take place, so seeing follow through and the leaders of the 3 countries sitting together was comforting to the markets...

    Categories: Agribusiness

    What Does CRISPR Mean for Modern Agriculture?

    By Amanda Allworth

    Published 1 years, 4 months ago

    The USDA began reporting corn yield estimates in 1866. That year, the average farm was harvesting 24. 3 bushels per acre; today that same farm averages 176. 6 bushels of corn per acre... What’s the bottom line?The first CRISPR-developed products have already received the green light from the USDA, so they’ll likely be making their way to supermarkets and fields in the coming years...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Corn, Soybeans

    How can Farmers get Paid Right Now By Becoming an Agrilend Member

    By Robert Morgan

    Published 1 years, 3 months ago

    Agricultural Businesses or Farmers for the last few centuries have relied on Fiat Currency. In Monetary economics, fiat money is an intrinsic value object or record and is widely used as a means of payment. Investment Bankers can monitor its supply in circulation by the money aggregates, M1,M2,M3, or M4. However for a farmer who relies on goods being exchanged Fiat has several disadvantages, especially for Agricultural Farmers who produce today hoping to get paid tomorrow for the commodities they produce... Truth is most farmers do not have the time to predict markets, be financiers and arbitrage all at one time...

  • Robert Morgan United States, WA, Bellevue

    About: Visit us at Agrilend.co The problem with traditional Agricultural Lending is beyond Portfolio Theory, Diversification, Credit or Operational Risk, as well as Financial Servicing Capacity to service debt obligations in unpredictable markets predicated by supply and demand. Agrilend.co pools international currency in USA Agribusiness with international digital currencies through MERCOSUR
    Interests: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Specialty, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Timber Production, Marketing, Agribusiness, Lending

    Louis Rose United States, TN, Memphis

    About: Dr. Louis W. Rose IV is a multi-disciplined executive and data scientist with twenty-five years of combined experience in data analytics, technical and fundamental analysis of agricultural markets, market research, development of proprietary models, predictive modeling, economics, commodities trading, journalism and agronomy. He has global experience working for clients and alongside teams in the
    Interests: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Rice, Grain Sorghum, Ag Issues in Washington, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Macmilan Williams United States, CA, San Jose

    Business Title: 1st Funding Finance
    Job Title: Financier
    About: We provides fee-based advisory services for real estate capitalization of all magnitudes. We have been involved in engagements ranging from $2,000,000 to $200,000,000 for multifamily, office, retail, industrial, hospitality, healthcare, agriculture and self-storage properties. Since we work with the capital markets day-in and day-out, we advice our clients on different types of lending program
    Interests: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Specialty, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Marketing, Agribusiness

  • AgFunder

    Public
    An online investment marketplace and daily news service covering the technologies and innovations shaping the agriculture markets globally.
    Interest: Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Timber Production, Marketing, Agribusiness

  • Why Hemp Isn’t Going to Save the US Farmer (But How It Could)

    By The Crossover

    Published 1 month ago

    In late 2018, a new farm bill was passed that legalized the production of hemp as an agricultural commodity while also removing it from the list of “controlled substances”. The Gold Rush of the modern farming era was on... It’s a great tool that helps us manage the volatility of weather and the commodity markets... The profit margins of the past are going to entice a lot of new producers into the hemp markets... There will be an opportunity to do the same in the hemp markets...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Marketing, Specialty/Vegetable

    Ten Ways to Increase Your Farm's Profits in 2019

    By AgFuse Exclusive Content

    Published 11 months ago

    Part 1: Know Your True Cost of Production Why Your TCOP Matters How to Calculate Your TCOP Part 2: Take the Emotions Out of Your Marketing Plan Why You Need a Plan How to Create a Marketing Matrix How to Determine Your Marketable Inventory How to Use a Marketing Matrix Why You Need an Accountability Partner Part 3: Replace Dead Assets What Are Dead Assets? What Are Productive Assets? Part 4: Manage Your Cash Flow Conversion Cycle What a Cash Flow Conversion Cycle Is How to Speed Up Incoming Flows How to Postpone Outgoing Flows How to Minimize Paying Interest Part 5: Start Using Cover Crops . ... You may not know what the markets are going to do in any given growing season, but knowing your TCOP can make sales decisions easier and more profitable... ) and (2) If they really knew what the markets were going to do, then why aren’t these heads posted up on the beach in the Caribbean, placing orders using their smartphone while drinking Mai Tais? Hence, ​it’s good to be skeptical​... I’m a big believer in not checking the markets every day...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Marketing, Cover Crops

    Farm Financial Risks

    By Nationwide Farm Insurance

    Published 3 months ago

    Farm financial planning for the agriculture community At Nationwide, we understand those who work in agriculture. After all, we were founded by farmers and have been helping them manage risks since 1926. If you run a farm or ranch, you're no stranger to risks, including those from unpredictable weather, insects and crop diseases. But financial risks, such as fluctuating markets, uncertain income and potential long-term care expenses, can threaten your operation as well. We can help you better understand these risks – and provide farm financial planning tips to help you manage them...

    Categories: Agribusiness

    Blockchain Technology: A Lifeline to Small-Scale Farmers

    By Gregory Heilers

    Published 1 years, 5 months ago

    Technology has been an integral part of agriculture since at least 5,000 years ago, documented through the use of ploughs in ancient Sumeria. Today, drone and GPS farming is old news... 21st Century Farmers Increase Revenues with Smart(er) ContractsUp until now, as Edwin explained, globalization has allowed massive corporations to leverage their economies of scale and “push the small and medium-scale producers and processors” out of local markets, both in the US and abroad... Edwin cited four “main use cases for agriculture and blockchain”:Increasing contributors’ accessibility to new markets not presently available along the agricultural/food supply chain;Logistics and traceability of products along the chain, from beginning to end;Reduction of transaction costs, insurability of payments, and timely payments;Food safety regulations and compliance enforcement... ” Factor in a “reduction of transaction times and waste, and an opening of new markets,” and it is easy to see how a new hybrid food supply chain involving blockchain technology is an attractive development...

    What The Intelligent Investor Can Teach Us About Farming

    By The Crossover

    Published 1 years, 5 months ago

    Graham describes the daily pricing activity in markets by introducing a character he calls Mr Market... Graham is famous for saying that in the short term markets are like voting machines, tallying up the emotional sentiments of the market participants but in the long run they act like weighing machines, reflecting the accumulated value of the underlying business... We need to remember that emotion can fuel short term movements in the markets but that it's up to us to make the call on when we want to sell... if experts were so much smarter than us they would be able to crush the markets consistently and, let's be honest, they wouldn't be crowing about their latest insights to you but rather making millions while sipping Mai Tai's on a Carribean beach somewhere. In actuality, experts are woefully inaccurate when it comes to outperforming markets...

    Citizens Weekly Newsletter January 25, 2019

    By Angie Setzer

    Published 8 months ago

    This Week in Agriculture:A Mixed Bag of Information from the Week that Was: January 25, 2019· The government shutdown is now working into its second month creating a Ground Hog Day type feel across commodity markets. The lack of official information has opened the door to rumors and uncertainty over what is really taking place when it comes to fund positions, export sales and supply availability as a whole. As a result, markets remain locked in a trading range. · Chinese trade developments continue to dominate trader attention... The markets being closed Monday gave traders time to break down what exactly a package like that would look like, and what it would take to make it happen, coming to the conclusion that though China is working towards a resolution by purchasing large amounts of agricultural or energy supplies something of that magnitude is probably not likely to happen...

    Categories: Agribusiness

    Citizens Weekly Newsletter November 30, 2018

    By Angie Setzer

    Published 10 months ago

    · The moment we have all been waiting for is just a day away as the G20 summit kicks off and the world awaits the dinner meeting between President Xi and President Trump scheduled for Saturday. Traders seem to bouncing between excitement and pessimism at a break neck pace. At the time of this writing however beans are at the high end of their recent range as we work towards the close. · While the G20 meeting is garnering the most attention there are several other developments being monitored across the broad spectrum of trade... Some had questioned whether it would actually take place, so seeing follow through and the leaders of the 3 countries sitting together was comforting to the markets...

    Categories: Agribusiness

    What Does CRISPR Mean for Modern Agriculture?

    By Amanda Allworth

    Published 1 years, 4 months ago

    The USDA began reporting corn yield estimates in 1866. That year, the average farm was harvesting 24. 3 bushels per acre; today that same farm averages 176. 6 bushels of corn per acre... What’s the bottom line?The first CRISPR-developed products have already received the green light from the USDA, so they’ll likely be making their way to supermarkets and fields in the coming years...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Corn, Soybeans

    How can Farmers get Paid Right Now By Becoming an Agrilend Member

    By Robert Morgan

    Published 1 years, 3 months ago

    Agricultural Businesses or Farmers for the last few centuries have relied on Fiat Currency. In Monetary economics, fiat money is an intrinsic value object or record and is widely used as a means of payment. Investment Bankers can monitor its supply in circulation by the money aggregates, M1,M2,M3, or M4. However for a farmer who relies on goods being exchanged Fiat has several disadvantages, especially for Agricultural Farmers who produce today hoping to get paid tomorrow for the commodities they produce... Truth is most farmers do not have the time to predict markets, be financiers and arbitrage all at one time...

    American Farmers Need Foreign Investment ASAP

    By Robert Morgan

    Published 1 years, 3 months ago

    The Financial Infrastructure surrounding Agriculture has experienced long term profound changes recently. In most of the world's economies, it is now common to consider traditional farming or ranching as staging a complex food and fiber system. Other important stages include the Acquisition of basic inputs by producers, including the marketing, manufacturing, or processing of agricultural commodities. Within this process, there is packaging and delivery of finished food products, related goods, and services to worldwide consumers... Agricultural Financial institutions and markets have become part of the general landscape of financial markets...

  • Posted By Farm Community Announcements & Insights
    1 years, 5 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/value-added-products---the-future-for-farms-of-all-sizes-

    Posted By The Crossover
    1 years, 5 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/what-the-intelligent-investor-can-teach-us-about-farming

    Posted By Robert Morgan
    1 years, 3 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/the-problem-with-traditional-agricultural-lending

    Posted By Robert Morgan
    1 years, 3 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/how-international-money-wants-to-invest-in-american-farms-

    Posted By Gregory Heilers
    1 years, 5 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/blockchain-technology-a-lifeline-to-small-scale-farmers

    Posted By Angie Setzer
    8 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/citizens-weekly-newsletter-january-25-2019

    Posted By Angie Setzer
    1 years, 1 month ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/citizens-weekly-newsletter-august-17-2018

    Posted By Angie Setzer
    7 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/citizens-weekly-newsletter-february-22-2019

    Posted By Angie Setzer
    11 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/citizens-weekly-newsletter-october-12-2018

    Posted By Robert Morgan
    1 years, 3 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/understanding-agrilend-and-the-mercosur