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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Hogs In Black at Midday -

April lean hog futures are 22 cents weaker at midday to near $86.95, but the rest of the lean hog futures market is in the black. Gains for the

Soy Fades Overnight still In Black -

After fading overnight gains at the open, midday soybean prices are still 10 to 11 1/4 cents in the black. May is near $14.41/bu at midday, but down

Cotton Pullback Continues -

Monday trading has front month cotton futures 18 to 19 points weaker for old crop and 7 points weaker for new crop Dec. Crude Oil is weaker at

Corn Fading at Midday -

After overnight, gains faded in the day session, with corn prices currently 1 3/4 to 3 1/2 cents in the red. New crop set a new LOC high overnight,

Wheat in Red for New Week -

Monday’s wheat trading has midday prices in the red after giving back overnight gains. SRW futures are down 1 3/4 to 4 1/2 cents so far with May

Cattle Gain with Weakness in Feed -

Midday cattle prices have the board 45 to 95 cents higher, with April near $119.47 Cash trade stayed near $114 last week, although USDA confirmed a

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Who We Are

Minnesota West Ag Services, LLC

David Scheibel

37554 Co. Road 4

Bird Island, MN 55310



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