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 Gains ahead of Weekend -

Corn futures closed the last trading day of the week with 1 3/4 to 3 3/4 cent gains. Dec corn was unchanged on the day (but down 20 ¾ for the week)

Wheat Heads for Weekend Lower -

At the closing bell on Friday, front month wheat futures were down 1/2 to 5 1/4 cents on the CBT. Kansas City HRW was down 3/4 to 1 1/2 cents on the

Cattle Post Gains on Friday -

Friday fat cattle trading left the board 2 to 32 cents higher for the front month contracts. October contracts expired at $105.97. Feeder cattle

Cotton Falls Back on Friday -

Friday cotton trading left the board 73 to 102 points lower. March 21 was down the most on the day, but Dec was down 237 points from Friday-Friday.

Beans Close Higher on Friday -

Soybean futures recovered 4 3/4 to 8 1/2 cents on Friday. Despite this, Nov beans were still 2.5% below last Friday’s close. CME noted 300

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures closed the last trading day of the week with 1 3/4 to 3 3/4 cent gains. Dec corn was unchanged on the day (but down 20 ¾ for the week)

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Minnesota West Ag Services, LLC

David Scheibel

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Bird Island, MN 55310



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