The Kansas State University Risk and Profit Conference was held Thursday-Friday, August 16-17, 2012 in Manhattan Kansas. The Risk & Profit Conference is organized by the KSU Agricultural Economics Department, and focuses on a broad range of topics, included grain and livestock market outlook.
All the 2012 Risk & Profit Conference presentations by KSU Agricultural Economics Department faculty and other speakers can be accessed on line here.
I was also involved in a presentation on “Bio-Energy’s Impact on U.S. & World Grain Markets” that can be found here: http://www.agmanager.info/events/risk_profit/2012/Papers/9_OBrien_Bio-EnergyImpactOnGrainMarkets.pdf
The “2012-13 Grain Market Outlook” presentation I gave on Friday a.m., August 17th can be found at the following web address: http://www.agmanager.info/events/risk_profit/2012/Papers/GS3A_OBrien_GrainOutlook.pdf
Key findings for corn and soybean market outlook and trends for 2012-2013 can be found below.
A. Corn & Soybean Market Outlook “Take Away” Points: