Research & Advisory

Research & Advisory

We engage in transactional and strategic advisory services for clients involved in all aspects of the agricultural, energy and environmental commodity marketplace. View examples of our research projects and advisory engagements.


Margin Management

We facilitate comprehensive commodity margin management solutions for dairy, livestock, ethanol, biodiesel and other commodity processors. See examples of how clients use our proprietary risk system and regular meetings to model, track, stress-test and manage their margins.


Dairy WASDE Update Jul '18

Dairy WASDE Update – Jul ’18

According to the July USDA World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimate (WASDE) report, the 2018 U.S. milk production projection was reduced by 0.1 billion pounds from the previous month on slightly lower numbers and milk per cow yields, finishing at the lowest projected level on record. 2018 projected milk production equates to a 1.1% YOY

Grain WASDE Update – Jul ’18

Corn – ’18-’19 U.S. & Global Ending Stocks Below Private Estimates ’18-’19 U.S. ending stocks of 1.552 billion bushels significantly below expectations ’18-’19 global ending stocks of 151.96 million MT below expectations The ’18-’19 U.S. corn supply was projected higher as greater production stemming from an increase in both planted and harvested acres more than