MU Extension Offers Educational Grain Marketing Game
For the second year in a row, University of Missouri Extension is hosting a “Show-Me Market Showdown” game that encourages farmers to improve their knowledge of grain marketing strategies and marketing plans. It is essentially a simulation in which players are provided a 10 week window to increase the value of their grain. “It is a risk-free opportunity to experiment with grain marketing tools and strategies,” says Mark Jenner, MU Extension agriculture business specialist. Hopefully this program will raise awareness about the difficulties of grain farming and stimulate support around the industry.
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