Cotton Price Risk Management Seminar, Feb. 25, Maricopa

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 • Maricopa, AZ

Past Event:

A Cotton Price Risk Management Seminar will be held Feb. 25 at the Maricopa Agricultural Center (MAC) in Maricopa, Ariz. from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

The seminar will focus on market-based strategies to manage price risks for the 2014 crop season, integrating crop insurance, and farm policy. This is a basic and intermediate workshop on using options on futures to manage price risk.

The main topics will include:

1 - Why are options on cotton futures critical to your business?

2 - What can options do for you and how?

3 - Actionable hedging strategies based on various price scenarios market outlook.

The instructors - Carl Anderson and John Robinson of Texas A&M - will discuss when and how to use a variety of option strategies involving puts, calls, and spreads.

O.A. Cleveland of Mississippi State University and Jarral Neeper Market of Calcot Limited will provide market outlooks.

The event is sponsored by Cotton Incorporated in cooperation with Calcot.

The MAC is located at 37860 W. Smith-Enke Road in Maricopa.

No attendance fee; lunch is provided.

Register in advance as space is limited

To register, contact Lynda Keys at (919) 678-2269 or

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Maricopa Agricultural Center
37860 W. Smith-Enke Road
Maricopa, Arizona
United States

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