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Agriculture Non-Credit Courses


You will examine the potential use of the futures market options to attain pricing goals and evaluate the types of option hedging strategies that can be implemented within a grain enterprise. You will analyze the use/limitation of commodity options and how options can be used to manage risk in your marketing plan.

Prerequisites: Grain marketing Introduction (FMMT 1609) (suggested)


12 hours/2 sessions
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
February 4, 2016 - February 5, 2016
Thu, Fri - 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Room: 207.24
Registration deadline: February 4, 2016
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$250.00ReginaCRN: 201503-417
February 2, 2016 - February 3, 2016
Tue, Wed - 9:00 am-3:59 pm
Room: B8.13
Registration deadline: February 2, 2016
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$250.00SaskatoonCRN: 201503-446
You will gain a sound understanding of basic grain marketing principles and strategies, enabling you to identify marketing opportunities within you grain enterprise that will increase the returns to you production system. You will gain a better understanding of how grain prices are determined from a regional, national and worldwide perspective and be equipped to improve profit potential when marketing grain commodities. The course will prepare you to take advantage of the pricing options offered by private grain companies and the Canadian Wheat Board.

12 hours/2 sessions
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 21, 2016 - January 22, 2016
Thu, Fri - 9:00 am-3:59 pm
Room: 207.24
Registration deadline: January 21, 2016
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$250.00ReginaCRN: 201503-416
January 19, 2016 - January 20, 2016
Tue, Wed - 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Registration deadline: January 19, 2016
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$250.00SaskatoonCRN: 201503-427

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