Steven Knuth, founder and CEO, Ag West Commodities

Steven Knuth, founder and CEO, Ag West Commodities

Topic: A 2018 Outlook for Corn and Soybeans
Steven Knuth has four decades of agricultural experience and more than 25 years of
market analysis experience, having traded futures and options since 1988 and a licensed
commodity broker since 1990. Steven was raised on a farm in South Central Nebraska
and has been directly involved in various aspects of agriculture throughout his working
career.
Founding AgWest Commodities in 1999, Steven set out to build the premier grain
marketing service in the Midwest based on integrity, professionalism and the highest
level of customer service. Steven understands the challenges producers face and delivers
a straightforward message on current markets, risk and opportunity. AgWest assists over
2,000 grain and livestock producers across the Western Corn Belt in managing their
commodity price risk through structured marketing plans based on profitability and
discipline, recognizing that protecting (not predicting) prices is what’s important to
producers’ bottom lines.