Best alternative for marketing today is a basis contract priced against the March contract, which allows you to price in late Feb vs. the Dec which will need to priced by late Nov.
Tropical storm Florence has killed 3.5 million poultry and 5,500 hogs due to flooding, exceeding losses from the previous storm. China has said they will reduce soymeal rations in hog feed to reduce dependacy on U.S. soybeans, the real story is can they.
Today the U.S. has the low cost corn in the world market and low cost SRW in the world market. The drought in Australia continue to worsen with Sept being a historically wet month.