5 Spring Tips to Get Ahead
April 9, 2020
There’s some comfort in routine right now. For producers, there’s another crop to plant, harvest, and distribute – and it all starts right now. One thing that’s not routine, though,... Read More
Instead of selling your grain at the market price today, the 1×2 contract sets a minimum (floor) and maximum (ceiling) price, with a final pricing date determined at the time of contracting. If prices go lower, you are protected by the floor, and if prices go higher, you maintain participation and may sell additional bushels.
ADM products and services vary by location.
The 1×2 contract can be applied to any new contract today, for bushels to be delivered at a specified date.
You can work with your ADM representative to determine these components:
1×2 contracts perform according to the formula put in place, referencing a defined underlying futures reference market and price, on a specific pricing date to determine whether or not an additional bushel obligation will occur.
If the market settles above your ceiling price, then double the original contract quantity will be priced at the ceiling price.
November 14, 2019
When conditions are tough, it’s natural for lower order thinking and survival instincts to kick in—like the brain of a squirrel in survival mode. Economists call these habits “heuristics”—bad... Read More
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