EL-5294: Contracts as a Risk Management Tool
contract information sheet

210550, 15; 222550, 85;
Email: mwaller@tamu.edu

Product Code: EL-5294

Free electronic download only. About one-third of the total value of U.S. agricultural production is produced under contract arrangements. This publication explains marketing and production contracts, and gives specific detail about contracts in swine production and in the broiler industry. ( 4 pp., 1 table) By: Larry N. Langemeier, Charles R. Hall