Dairy Margin Protection Program

The following risk management information is a courtesy of the following team at Fresno State:
Dr. Pei Xu, Todd Lone, Patrick Berends
Agribusiness Department
California State University Fresno
The initial work of this research was supported by the California State University’s Agricultural Research Institute (ARI) grant, 2015-2016


Risk management course:


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Looking for more information on the Dairy Margin Protection Program? Take a look at the resources below.




Risk management

Background Resources
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange
  • CME Group Daily Dairy Report
  • University of Wisconsin Dairy Marketing & Risk Mgt. Program
  • Brokers, Consultants & Other Contacts in the field


Brokers, Consultants & Other Contacts in the field
  • Blimling and Associates, Inc.
  • BrockAssociates
  • Commodity & Ingredient Hedging, LLC
  • Downes-O’Neill, a division of FCStone
  • FirstCapitol Ag
  • RiceDairy
  • Stewart-Peterson
  • High Ground Trading Group


Western United Dairymen does not endorse any of the above firms. The information is provided for informational purposes only. This web-page is a work in progress. Any parties interested in providing contact information should contact Annie AcMoody