Daniel O'Brien

Grain Markets & Market Structure, Farm Management

Associate Professor and Extension Agricultural Economist
Northwest Research Extension Center

The focus of Dr. O’Brien's extension and applied research efforts have been in the areas of grain and bioenergy market analysis - with emphasis on of wheat, feed grain, oilseed, and ethanol supply-demand and prices. He also has been working in the areas of irrigated and dryland cropping systems and natural resource-related issues in western Kansas. He also works extensively with agricultural audiences on issues such as farmland leasing and crop enterprise profitability. Visit "Focused on Grains Blog" by Dan O'Brien.

Northwest Research Extension Center
105 Experiment Farm Road PO Box 786
Colby , KS  67701-0786
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Documents & Presentations by Daniel O'Brien
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Cattle Market Situation and Outlook

Presented at Home, KS. 

February 14, 2018
Grain Marketing Strategies for 2018

Presented at Leonardville and Randolph, KS. 

February 8, 2018
2018 Grain Sorghum Market Outlook - Hutchinson

Presented at 2018 Sorghum School, Hutchinson, KS. 

February 7, 2018
2018 Grain Sorghum Market Outlook - Sorghum School

Presented at 2018 Sorghum School, Dodge City, KS. 

February 6, 2018
Feedgrain Market Outlook - Amarillo TX

Presented at Texas Agri-Life - Feedgrain Marketing Meeting, Amarillo, TX. 

January 24, 2018
Soybean Market Outlook - Salina

Presented at K-State Soybean School, Salina, KS. 

January 23, 2018
Grain Market Outlook - Emporia

Presented at Farming For the Future Conference, Emporia, KS. 

January 22, 2018
Grain Market Outlook for 2018 - Emporia

Prepared for Farming For the Future Conference, Emporia, KS. 

January 11, 2018
Corn Market Outlook and Strategies for 2018 - Leavenworth

Presented at Kansas Corn School, Leavenworth, KS. 

January 11, 2018
2018 Crop Input Market Outlook

Presented at Farming for the Future Conferences, Scott City and Emporia, KS. 

January 10, 2018