Keynote speaker, Arlan Suderman is back by popular demand!
Chief Commodities Economist
StoneX Group, Inc
Kansas City, MO
To get ahead of the markets, sometimes you need to take a step back – and look at the big picture. To help you with this view, Chief Commodities Economist, Arlan Suderman will provide a global perspective on the commodity markets. Mr. Suderman will examine the entire spectrum of commodities, focused on corn and soybeans. He will also examine global and US supply and demand fundamentals, discussing how they tie into the 2022 commodities outlook.
Arlan Suderman is the Chief Commodities Economist for StoneX Group Inc. – FCM Division, a financial services provider for global markets. Suderman oversees the company’s commodity market intelligence efforts. He provides unique market insight on global macro-economic trends and their implications for the commodity markets.
Suderman is a leading commentator in the Ag commodity sector, with particular expertise in the interaction with the broader markets.
Previously, Suderman served as Senior Market Analyst at Water Street Solutions, an agricultural consulting firm.
Prior to that, Suderman was a Market Analyst for Farm Futures magazine and FarmFutures.com, while also providing written daily market commentary for Farm Progress Companies’ family of state and regional publications and websites.
Suderman started his career with the Kansas Extension Service, developing educational programming focused on crop production, marketing and risk management. He later worked for a private consulting service helping farmers with marketing and risk management.
A graduate of Kansas State University, with a degree specializing in Animal Science & Industry, Suderman has an expertise and passion for the markets that gives him valuable insight into the realities of macro-economic trends and how they influence the commodity markets. He shares his market commentary daily on Twitter with more than 33,000 followers, as well as on StoneX’s Market Intelligence Web site. Arlan can be heard daily on many radio stations across the Midwest as well as on Sirius XM Rural Radio and weekly on RFD-TV's Market Day Report.
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Craig Allaman is the Lead Agronomist for Cornelius Seed and joined the team in 2018. He provides agronomic knowledge to growers and provides agronomic support and leadership to the Cornelius Seed Sales Team.
Previously, Craig was the Product Manager and Agronomist for Munson Hybrids. A graduate of Western Illinois University with a major in Agricultural Business, Craig is a Certified Crop Agronomist with over 25 years’ experience in agronomy.