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Matthew Diersen

Professor & SDSU Extension Risk/Business Management Specialist


Harding Hall 202
Economics-Box 2220
University Station
Brookings, SD 57007

Providing analysis and insights for producers and agribusinesses as they understand and implement commodity marketing and insurance tools. Serving on the technical advisory committee of the Livestock Marketing Information Center (LMIC). Participating on the NCCC-134 regional committee.

Also by Matthew Diersen

Three grain storage bins.
Nov 19

2021 Ag Economic Dialogues: November

Join us for a free webinar on Nov. 19 at 10 a.m. CST.

A rancher and RMA agent reviewing insurance paperwork beside a off-road vehicle.

Livestock Risk Protection for Cattle

Price rallies, general price volatility and concern that prices may move lower could lead producers to insure livestock prices. Livestock Risk Protection is an insurance program that covers the single-peril or risk of lower prices on fed cattle and feeder cattle.

Newborn black angus calf with mother cow.

Beef: Best Management Practices for Cow-Calf Production

This comprehensive book provides producers with insight and education into the latest beef management, handling practices and technology.