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Ag Economy

Dairy Markets: 2020 and Beyond

2020 saw dramatic price swings in dairy markets due to COVID-19’s global impact on foodservice markets. What have we learned from this? What will 2021 bring? While the precise answers are still unknown, we are sure to see volatility. Are you sure you’re ready? Crop Growers, LLP, Farm Credit East and Yankee Farm Credit presented the following webinar December 1, 2020, which provided a timely discussion led by Dr. Marin Bozic of the University of Minnesota along with Farm Credit East business consultant Gregg McConnell.

The event covered:

  • 2020 Impact, Rebuilding in 2021 – Dr. Bozic explored the post-election market impact, the year ahead and decision support tools to assist dairy producers through it all.  
  • Volatility – are you sure you’re ready? Farm Credit East business consultant Gregg McConnell shared insights to prepare for the new year.

Dairy producers of all sizes and service providers who support them will benefit from this look at current and future dairy markets and a discussion of risk management strategies. 

Click below to view the recording.