Advanced Margin Management for Pork Producers will be Tuesday, Feb. 26, at the Minnesota Pork Board Office,

151 Saint Andrews Court, Suite 810
, Mankato
. The seminar's hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Advanced Margin Management is designed for pork producers and swine operation business managers who want to further their strategic use of futures and option contracts as a tool to control price and risks associated with buying feed and selling hogs. This workshop is free but pre-registration is required. To pre-register call the Minnesota Pork Board at (507) 345-8814 or e-mail colleen@mnpork.com. The pre-registration deadline is Feb. 22.

Advanced Margin Management for Pork Producers presenter will be Chip Whalen of Commodity and Ingredient Hedging, LLC. Seminar topics will be Integration of Option Hedges and Cash Contracts, Managing Basis Risk, and Web-based Price Management Simulation. For more details, go to www.mnpork.com.

Source: Minnesota Pork Board