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Market 1, Inc.
Futures Forecasting and Risk Management

105 E. 1st St. - P. O. Box 604
Newell, Iowa 50568
712-272-3341 - 1-800-859-3039
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In response to increasing client demand for market advising and risk management support, Farmers Options & Hedging Services has expanded its successful core services beyond grain marketing.  As the business launches and brands itself in more diverse markets, they have changed their name from Farmers Options & Hedging Services, Inc. to Market 1 Inc. – Futures Forecasting and Risk Management.
 
Market 1 Inc. has increased its list of services to include livestock hedging, the development and implementation of ingredient purchasing programs, application of forecasting tools, market education and client representation with lenders.  “As the agriculture industry continues to evolve, risk management remains essential for continued success.  Given this belief, we continue to grow and evolve as a company and have utilized our knowledge and experience in the many different areas of the industry to create unique methods of assisting our clients recognize and manage their risk.” said Nathan Kier, President of Market 1 Inc. 

To accommodate the increased market base, the business has added an office located at 9203 Northpark Drive, Johnston, Iowa 50131.  The new office houses industry experts recognized for their experience in livestock, ingredient purchasing, grain merchandising, and facilitating relationships among producers, vendors, lenders, and researchers.  Market 1 Inc. also has branch offices in Schleswig and Algona, Iowa specializing in grain marketing plans.  
 
Market 1 Inc. is owned by DFS, Inc., headquartered in Newell, Iowa, a privately-owned provider of high-quality nutrients and knowledge to the pork and turkey industries.  DFS has earned a national reputation for its exacting quality standards, aggressive innovation and unwavering commitment to exceed its client’s expectations.  Today, the company’s 70 plus employees annually produce and deliver more than 600,000 tons of custom-formulated feed for integrated and independent swine and turkey producers throughout northwest Iowa, eastern Nebraska, southeastern South Dakota and southwestern Minnesota.  DFS has also expanded into Southeastern, Iowa with the purchase of a feedmill and grain elevator. 

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@C - CORN - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Sep 14 363'0 369'2 363'0 367'4 4'6 367'6s 03:02P Chart for @C4U Options for @C4U
Dec 14 372'0 377'6 372'0 376'6 5'0 376'6s 03:12P Chart for @C4Z Options for @C4Z
Mar 15 383'2 389'4 383'2 388'4 5'2 388'4s 01:30P Chart for @C5H Options for @C5H
May 15 391'0 397'2 391'0 396'0 5'4 396'4s 03:00P Chart for @C5K Options for @C5K
Jul 15 398'0 404'2 398'0 403'2 5'2 403'4s 01:30P Chart for @C5N Options for @C5N
Sep 15 407'0 410'6 405'6 410'6 5'0 410'2s 01:30P Chart for @C5U Options for @C5U
@S - SOYBEANS - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Aug 14 1219'0 1239'6 1217'0 1236'0 24'2 1236'4s 02:37P Chart for @S4Q Options for @S4Q
Sep 14 1121'0 1138'6 1120'0 1136'0 23'2 1137'0s 02:30P Chart for @S4U Options for @S4U
Nov 14 1091'4 1110'0 1090'2 1106'6 24'2 1107'6s 02:48P Chart for @S4X Options for @S4X
Jan 15 1098'0 1116'0 1097'0 1113'4 24'0 1114'2s 03:04P Chart for @S5F Options for @S5F
Mar 15 1108'0 1121'4 1104'0 1119'4 23'6 1120'0s 02:53P Chart for @S5H Options for @S5H
May 15 1108'0 1126'4 1108'0 1124'2 23'2 1125'2s 01:30P Chart for @S5K Options for @S5K
Jul 15 1113'6 1132'2 1113'6 1131'4 23'2 1131'4s 01:30P Chart for @S5N Options for @S5N
@SM - SOYBEAN MEAL - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Aug 14 3986 4046 3975 4031 48 4028s 03:08P Chart for @SM4Q Options for @SM4Q
Sep 14 3710 3767 3699 3753 54 3752s 03:14P Chart for @SM4U Options for @SM4U
Oct 14 3557 3604 3555 3596 67 3602s 02:30P Chart for @SM4V Options for @SM4V
Dec 14 3537 3576 3522 3568 71 3573s 03:14P Chart for @SM4Z Options for @SM4Z
Jan 15 3520 3566 3513 3560 74 3563s 01:30P Chart for @SM5F Options for @SM5F
Mar 15 3518 3566 3512 3560 72 3560s 01:30P Chart for @SM5H Options for @SM5H
@W - WHEAT - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Sep 14 538'0 543'2 532'0 535'0 -3'2 534'6s 03:11P Chart for @W4U Options for @W4U
Dec 14 559'4 564'0 554'0 558'4 -2'0 557'6s 02:47P Chart for @W4Z Options for @W4Z
Mar 15 581'0 585'0 575'6 580'4 -1'2 580'2s 02:30P Chart for @W5H Options for @W5H
LH - LEAN HOGS - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Aug 14 124.000 124.100 123.150 123.650 0.050 123.675s 01:15P Chart for LH4Q Options for LH4Q
Oct 14 107.450 107.500 106.500 106.600 - 0.650 106.625s 01:15P Chart for LH4V Options for LH4V
Dec 14 98.300 98.500 97.300 97.350 -0.800 97.350s 01:15P Chart for LH4Z Options for LH4Z
Feb 15 92.700 92.700 92.700 92.700 -0.875 92.700s 01:15P Chart for LH5G Options for LH5G
Apr 15 93.800 93.900 93.250 93.900 -0.100 93.850s 01:15P Chart for LH5J Options for LH5J
May 15 92.750 95.750 -0.250 92.750s 01:15P Chart for LH5K Options for LH5K
@HE - LEAN HOGS - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Aug 14 124.075 124.225 122.800 122.850 - 0.775 123.675 03:17P Chart for @HE4Q Options for @HE4Q
Oct 14 107.900 108.000 105.800 105.800 - 1.475 106.625 03:16P Chart for @HE4V Options for @HE4V
Dec 14 98.650 98.775 96.725 96.725 -1.425 97.350 03:16P Chart for @HE4Z Options for @HE4Z
Feb 15 94.325 94.325 92.300 92.300 -1.275 92.700 03:15P Chart for @HE5G Options for @HE5G
Apr 15 94.250 94.250 93.100 93.100 -0.850 93.850 03:15P Chart for @HE5J Options for @HE5J
May 15 93.500 93.500 92.600 92.600 -0.400 92.750 03:15P Chart for @HE5K Options for @HE5K
LC - LIVE CATTLE - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Aug 14 159.900 160.200 158.350 159.050 - 0.050 159.050s 01:15P Chart for LC4Q Options for LC4Q
Oct 14 160.200 160.700 158.250 159.075 - 0.725 159.075s 01:15P Chart for LC4V Options for LC4V
Dec 14 159.750 160.000 158.750 159.250 0.475 159.250s 01:15P Chart for LC4Z Options for LC4Z
Feb 15 157.300 158.000 156.850 157.500 0.650 157.500s 01:15P Chart for LC5G Options for LC5G
Apr 15 156.850 157.500 156.200 157.200 0.950 157.300s 01:15P Chart for LC5J Options for LC5J
Jun 15 148.700 149.200 148.500 149.150 1.000 149.150s 01:15P Chart for LC5M Options for LC5M
@LE - LIVE CATTLE - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Aug 14 159.925 160.250 158.150 159.400 0.300 159.050 03:17P Chart for @LE4Q Options for @LE4Q
Oct 14 160.000 160.750 158.175 159.350 - 0.450 159.075 03:16P Chart for @LE4V Options for @LE4V
Dec 14 159.200 160.200 158.450 159.375 0.600 159.250 03:17P Chart for @LE4Z Options for @LE4Z
Feb 15 157.025 158.125 156.650 157.600 0.750 157.500 03:16P Chart for @LE5G Options for @LE5G
Apr 15 156.300 157.450 155.950 157.325 0.975 157.300 03:17P Chart for @LE5J Options for @LE5J
Jun 15 148.500 149.400 148.350 149.150 1.000 149.150 03:17P Chart for @LE5M Options for @LE5M
FC - FEEDER CATTLE - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Aug 14 220.200 220.525 219.250 220.150 1.925 220.175s 01:15P Chart for FC4Q Options for FC4Q
Sep 14 221.225 221.700 220.250 221.200 1.950 221.200s 01:15P Chart for FC4U Options for FC4U
Oct 14 220.650 221.150 219.750 220.850 2.000 220.850s 01:15P Chart for FC4V Options for FC4V
Nov 14 220.125 220.200 219.000 220.100 1.825 220.100s 01:15P Chart for FC4X Options for FC4X
Jan 15 213.850 214.300 213.500 213.875 1.650 213.850s 01:15P Chart for FC5F Options for FC5F
Mar 15 211.150 211.750 211.000 211.750 1.875 211.750s 01:15P Chart for FC5H Options for FC5H
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