Comparing the Risks and Returns of Alternative Price Risk Management Strategies for Southeastern Feeder Cattle Production

A non-parametric simulation model incorporating price risk determined gross revenue less risk management costs for cow-calf, winter stockering, and retained ownership scenarios for cattle producers in the Southeast. Risk management scenarios simulated hedging with commodity futures and purchasing at-the-money put options at alternative dates prior to the expected sales date.


Issue Date:
2006
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/35457
Total Pages:
13
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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