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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2017 Grain Marketing Strategies Workshop

Presented at Grain Marketing Workshop, Jewell, Kansas. 

January 9, 2017
2017 Grain Marketing Strategies Workshop

Presented at Russell, KS. December 12, 2016. 

December 12, 2016
Kansas Grain Market Outlook - Leavenworth County

Presented at Grain Marketing Workshop, Tonganoxie, Kansas. 

November 30, 2016
Kansas Grain Market Outlook - Stafford County Extension Marketing Group

Presented to Stafford County Extension Marketing Group

November 17, 2016
Grain Market Outlook and Trends November 10, 2016
Grain Market Outlook for 2017 October 4, 2016
Grain Market Outlook & Strategies for 2016 - 2017 August 16, 2016
The Changing Competitive Structure of the Kansas Grain Handling and Transportation Industry August 9, 2016
Grain Market Supply-Demand Fundamentals Presented at 2016 Texas AgriLife Master Marketer Workshop. February 4, 2016
Grain Market Outlook, Profitability, and Selling Strategies for 2016 Presented at KSU Ag Profitability Conference. St. John, KS. January 21, 2016