Events

Understanding Hedging Grains

Date: February 12 - 13 @ 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Location: Royal Hotel Edmonton Airport - Trademark by Wyndham, Sparrow Drive, Leduc, AB, Canada | Cost: $350.00

Join us for an exciting in-person event where we delve into the world of hedging grains. Discover the strategies and techniques used by experts to protect against price fluctuations in the grain market. Whether you're a farmer, trader, or simply interested in learning more about this fascinating topic, this event is for you!

Event Details:

Date: February 12 -13, 2024

Monday, February 12, 2024, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday,  February 13, 2024, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Location: Royal Hotel Edmonton Airport - Trademark by Wyndham, Sparrow Drive, Leduc, AB, Canada

Don't miss this opportunity to expand your knowledge and network with like-minded individuals. Reserve your spot now and get ready to gain a deeper understanding of hedging grains!

Agenda

February 12, 2024

9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. - Registration

9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. - Introduction - Why hedge? - Jon Drieger, Leftfield Commodity Research

10:15 a.m.- 10:45 a.m. - Hedging 101 - Jon Drieger, Leftfield Commodity Research

10:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Break

11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. - Future spreads - Jon Drieger, Leftfield Commodity Research

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. - Precision Farming for your Marketing Plan - David Derwin, PI Financial

12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. - Lunch

1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. - The Critical Role of Basis - Jon Drieger, Leftfield Commodity Research

2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. - Introduction into options - Neil Blue, Alberta Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Economic Development

2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. - Break

2:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Options II - Neil Blue, Alberta Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Economic Development

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. - Evening dinner and networking event, details to come

February 13, 2024

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. - Review from first and alternative hedging strategies - Jon Drieger, Leftfield Commodity Research

9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. - Real life hedging examples - David Derwin, PI Financial

10:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Break

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Exercise I- 2023 new crop canola

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Lunch

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Exercise ll- Managing the Canadian dollar

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Exercise lll- 2024 new crop hard red spring wheat

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