Minnesota West Ag Services, LLC provides market consulting,  cost of production analysis, marketing strategy recommendations and crop insurance. David Scheibel provides Brokerage services as a  branch office of Allendale Risk Management Inc ., a completely seperate entity than Minnesota West Ag Services, LLC. Using the "MNWestAg Position Manager", MNWestAg helps producers make sound marketing decisions and understand the financial impact of their decisions. MNWestAg believes that understanding your market position is critical and provides detailed Market Position Reports for each crop that include mark to market revenue, position graphs, options & futures, insured bushels sold, delivery and revenue schedules and more. Since the purchase of a 1987 IBM computer , current MNWestAg employees have been customizing software to match the changing needs of agriculture.

MNWestAg Position Manager © Copyright 2011 Minnesota West Ag Services, LLC ®


MNWestAg also provides feedlot tracking services for cattle and hog producers. The tracking system was developed in 1991 to facilitate tracking all aspects of livestock production starting with origination cost and weights and including trucking, veterinary, feed, and yard cost along with sales of the livestock to provide extensive close out reports and anylisis. 

MNWestAg Feedlot Close Out Report Example

Since 1987 employees that are with Minnesota West Ag Services, LLC have been providing the agricultural community with consulting services. Working with numerous legal firms they have been involved with formation of business plans and compilation of S-4 prospectus used for stock offerings. As part of the process they have been asked by corporate CEO's to review a number of legal documents. They also have worked with a number of Investment Bankers on various projects. In addition, they have written business plans for entities considering potential projects. One such entity was MN Maize who considered a specialty starch project in Renville County. The MN Maize Business Plan overview written in 2000 is an example of the one type of service that is MNWestAg can provide. 

See For Yourself China

MN Soybean Research & Promotion Council 2013 See For Yourself Trade Mission to China

David Scheibel was fortunate to be invited along for a 10 day China trade mission trip taking place from March 19 to March 28, 2013. A total of 27 Minnesota farmers and soybean officials were part of the Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion council's (MSR&PC) International Marketing "See For Yourself" project. This popular program, now in its eighth year, gives Minnesota farmers a personal view of how their checkoff dollars work to develop international markets.

Newsletter Comments

MNWestAg provides a Weekly Comment newsletter to clients via email. The newsletters are later posted to the archive page for viewing. Click this link to access the Weekly Comments Newsletter page. Click the link to access the Options Analysis pages.

The Allendale 2014 & 2015 Price Projections were exceptionally close. Past results are no guarantee of future performance.

Pro Ag of Renville County

MN West Ag Services, LLC is a proud supporter of ProAg of Renville County. ProAg is a non-profit organization that is committed to finding the balance between farmer, neighbor and consumer. This, we believe can be achieved by supporting and encouraging farmers while educating and making the general public aware of the important role that agriculture plays in our lives. The ProAg Mission is to encourage the cooperation of all Ag Industries for the communication and education of Agriculture.

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Corn -

Corn futures are trading mostly 1 1/4 to 1 3/4 cents higher on Tuesday. TX corn planting is 45% complete, with 14% already emerged. KS is at 2%, LA

Soybeans -

Soybean futures are currently steady to fractionally higher. Soymeal futures are up a dime and soy oil is 17 points higher. The national average

Wheat -

Wheat futures are mostly trading 3 cents higher on the three exchanges. MPLS and KC is up 3 and CHI is 3 3/4 cents higher. KS winter wheat

Cattle -

Live cattle are 7.5 cents to 42.5 cents higher on the front months. Feeder cattle futures are mixed with March 15 cents higher. The CME feeder

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures are trading mostly 15 to 57.5 cents lower on Tuesday. The CME Lean Hog Index for 3/24 was down 67 cents to $70.24. USDA’s

Cotton -

Cotton futures are mixed with the front months 27-28 points higher and lower on the back months. The dollar index is currently gaining 228 points

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Minnesota West Ag Services, LLC

David Scheibel

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