Friday Night Lights

Closeup of American football on field with yard lines.

I know this is a “grain” blog, and I promise if you stay with it to the end, it contains some “can’t miss” grain marketing insights. As I write this, the corn market appears to be trending lower, and beans appear to be chopping sideways in about a 15 cent range. My mom used to […]

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Don’t Look a Gift Horse in the Mouth


  My guess is most people have heard the expression “Don’t Look a Gift Horse in the Mouth”, and know what it means. Quite simply a “gift horse” is a horse given as a gift. (I probably didn’t need my fancy Nebraska Wesleyan University degree to figure that out) A horse’s teeth are regarded as […]

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How Wide is Your Marketing Window?

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It is Father’s Day as I sit down to write this blog, and I was lucky enough to be able to worship with my Dad this morning and take him out for lunch. I believe that because farm Fathers and their children generally work together, they build a very special relationship. One thing I did […]

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