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