Feed buyers: Prepare for sleeping giants to awake

Feed buyers: Prepare for sleeping giants to awake

Good price risk management takes into account all possible price scenarios that may unfold and develops action plans.

*Matt Mattke is a commodity analyst and strategy team leader for Stewart-Peterson Inc. in West Bend, Wis. Stewart-Peterson manages market opportunities and risks for anyone whose margins are affected by commodity price fluctuations.

IN my last column (Feedstuffs, June 8), I asked whether feed buyers were prepared for heat. Heat is a weather event that can fuel a run-up in prices. Conversely, cool

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