Hog producers have four basic methods which they can use to price their hogs -- the cash market, contracting for future delivery, the futures market and the options market. Although the principal objective of this presentation is to discuss the options market, the other pricing alternatives are discussed briefly so that comparisons can be made.
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Agricultural Experiment Station, South Dakota State University
Murra, Gene E., "A New Pricing Alternative for Hog Producers -- Options" (1985). South Dakota Swine Field Day Proceedings and Research Reports, 1985. 15.