Risk Management

We help you continue conducting business fruitfuly in challenging market conditions with our risk management insights and advice.

05 Aug, 2020

World Dairy Markets Down 5.1%

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

This is the largest price decline since March 2017.

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04 Aug, 2020

Class III Volatility Not All That Unusual

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

The Class III prices you see today will most likely be different--sometimes way different--from what you will see 6 months from now.

 

 

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23 Jul, 2020

July PPDs Will Again Be In the Red

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

The reason this time is the historically large gap between Class III and IV prices.

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21 Jul, 2020

Are Storm Clouds Forming Over the Dairy Aisle?

Risk Management | By: Dairy Talk

Consumer focus on retail prices could run head on into rising wholesale prices for cheese, milk and yogurt as they work their way through the system

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20 Jul, 2020

Depooling Has Greatest Impact on Revenue Losses

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

Producer Price Differentials, over time, are mathematically neutral.

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13 Jul, 2020

Upper Midwest June PPD Announced at -$3.81

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

The Southwest Order's PPD came in at -$7.62. The Mideast, -$7.05.

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11 Jun, 2020

Is Your Dairy Business Ready for COVID's Wave?

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

'I see more head winds going forward than tail winds.' Sam Miller, BMO-Harris Bank.

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01 Jun, 2020

USDA Modifies DRP Sales Period Due to Market Volatility

Risk Management | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

This change will only cause an impact when milk producers can purchase DRP quarterly endorsements, it does not change the timing of indemnity payments.

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27 May, 2020

Risk Management Is Now Mandatory

Risk Management | By: Dairy Talk

The biggest factor will be how much risk management you need to sleep at night.

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04 May, 2020

Take COVID-19 Sick Leave Requirements Seriously

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

'Production agriculture [is not] taking the health and perhaps even legal threats [of COVID-19] seriously enough.'--Bob Milligan, Dairy Strategies, Inc.

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