Grain Marketing Workshops in Southeast Nebraska

Grain marketing workshops will be offered at three sites across southeast Nebraska in February to  provide information and tools to help grain producers minimize losses during this time of low prices and assist grain producers create a written marketing plan that is right for them.

Nebraska Extension Educators will present location and commodity specific marketing information. Topics include developing a written marketing plan, and understanding basis and carrying charges. The workshops feature the Marketing in a New Era (MINE) simulator and the Grain Marketing Plan smartphone application. 

Register by visiting go.unl.edu/marketingworkshops or calling the number provided below for the desired location. Each workshop will begin at 9:30 a.m. and end at 3 p.m. A complimentary lunch is provided. Workshops, which are funded by the Nebraska Corn Board, are limited to 40 participants each.

For more information or assistance, contact Jessica Groskopf, Nebraska Extension Educator, 308-632-1247, e-mail jgroskopf2@unl.edu .

Workshop locations:

  • Nebraska City — February 20 at the Kimmel Education and Research Center, 5985 G Road; contact: Tyler   Williams at tyler.williams@unl.edu or 402-441-7180
  • Beatrice — February 21 at the Gage County Extension Office, 1115 West Scott Street; contact: Paul Hay at paul.hay@unl.edu or 402 - 223-1384
  • Tecumseh — February 22 at the Nemaha Natural Resources District, 62161 US-136; contact Gary Lesoing at gary.lesoing@unl.edu or 402-274-4755