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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.

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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.
Grains Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on December 20, 2014, 10:28:29 AM CST
Livestock Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on December 20, 2014, 10:28:29 AM CST
Commentary
Soybeans -

Soybean futures rallied from their intraday lows, but still closed mostly 4 or 5 cents lower on the day.  January soybeans lost more than

Corn -

Corn futures ended the session fractionally lower, but the March contract poked out a 3 cent gain for the week.  The USDA 10 year baseline

Wheat -

Wheat futures were sharply lower on the day, but all three major classes posted solid gains on the week.  In the front month, CBT wheat

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures ended the session fractionally lower, but the March contract poked out a 3 cent gain for the week.  The USDA 10 year baseline

Cattle -

Cattle futures were sharply higher on the day, with most contracts settling with triple digit gains mostly between $1.45 and $2.57. 

Lean Hogs -

Hog futures settled mixed, the front month February contract peeking back into the green for a gain of 2 1/2 cents for the day, and ending the week

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Outside Snapshot
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Who We Are

Minnesota West Ag Services, LLC

David Scheibel

37554 Co. Road 4

Bird Island, MN 55310

877.365.3744

david@mnwestag.com

Energy Snapshot
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Bird Island, Minnesota (55310)

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