Mike Boehlje, Purdue University, 2016 Pork Management Conference

The agricultural sector is currently facing an economic downturn with both the grain and livestock sectors showing reduced incomes. The focus of this discussion is be the Best in Class actions that will enable producers to mitigate the financial risks and vulnerabilities of the downturn, but also have the agility to capture the opportunities that always accompany any downturn in a cyclical industry like agriculture.