Cotton Incorporated to Host Price Risk Management Seminars

Cotton Incorporated is set to host a series of basic and intermediate workshops addressing topics such as market-based strategies for how to manage price risk for the 2013 crop season and tactics for integrating crop and revenue insurance. The Cotton Price Risk Management Seminar will be held at The Peabody Hotel in Memphis, TN on February 13th.

Topics of discussion for the seminar include: Why are options on cotton futures critical to your business? What can options do for you and how? Actionable hedging strategies based on various price scenarios. Dr. Carl Anderson and Dr. John Robinson will discuss when and how to use a variety of option strategies involving puts, calls and spreads.

The seminar will begin at 8:30 am and will end at 5:30 pm. There is no fee to attend and lunch will be provided for all participants. To register, contact Kay Wreidt at Cotton Incorporated by phone 919-678-2271 or email Space is limited so please register as soon as possible. is dedicated to serving the agricultural industry in the Carolinas and Virginia with the latest ag news, exclusive regional weather station readings, and key crop market information. The website is a companion of the Southern Farm Network, provider of daily agricultural radio programming to the Carolinas since 1974. presents radio programs, interviews and news relevant to crop and livestock production and research throughout the mid-Atlantic agricultural community.