The Cotton Price Risk Management seminar set for Feb. 26 (Coalinga, Calif.) has been canceled. The Feb. 28 Cotton Price Risk Management seminar in Maricopa, Ariz., will take place as scheduled. (The April 3 Cotton Price Risk Management seminar in Lubbock, Texas, will also take place as scheduled.)

Cotton Price Risk Management Seminar Feb. 28, Maricopa

Market-Based strategies for how to manage your price risk for the 2013 crop season, integrating crop and revenue insurance.

Main Topics:

• Why are options on cotton futures critical to your business?

• What can options do for you and how?

• Actionable hedging strategies based on various price scenarios

• Market Outlook

Instructors – Dr. Carl Anderson and Dr. John Robinson will discuss when and how to use a variety of option strategies involving puts, calls, and spreads

Dr. O.A. Cleveland & Mr. Jarral Neeper — Market Outlook

Mr. Joe O’Neill — Discussion Leader

What: Basic and Intermediate workshop on using options on futures to manage price risk

Who: Sponsored by Cotton Incorporated in cooperation with Calcot, Ltd.

Where: Maricopa Agricultural Center

37860 W. Smith-Enke Road, Maricopa, Ariz.

When: Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013

8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

No attendance fee; lunch will be provided

Please register to reserve your seat; space is limited

To register, contact Kay Wriedt at 919-678-2271 or kwriedt@cottoninc.com.

Cotton Marketing Specialists:

• Dr. Carl Anderson, Texas A&M Univ., Emeritus

• Mr. Jarral Neeper, CEO, Calcot, Ltd.

• Dr. John Robinson, Texas A&M Univ.

• Mr. Joe O’Neill, Former President

• Dr. O.A. Cleveland, MS State, Emeritus New York Cotton Exchange