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Gulke Group Client Services


Gulke Group 2023 March Conference: This year the conference is set to take place at the Embassy Suite in Lombard, IL on March 30-31. Current speakers include Drew Lerner on Weather, Roger Wallace on Livestock, Michael Drury on the Economy, and Jerry Gulke.   

The conference will start at 1:00 on Thursday and conclude around 12:00 on Friday. If you wish to attend the morning session on Technical Analysis that will take place on Thursday from 10:30-12:00.  

The fee is $495 for the conference for clients and $895 for non-clients. If you have a second person within the household/company wanting to attend the conference the additional fee would be $350. If you are just attending the banquet the fee is $65. You can sign up by calling or texting Jamie at 707-365-0601.

GROUP RATES: Rooms for Wednesday and Thursday will be $129 + tax for a King and $159 + tax for a 2 Queen bed suite.     

Call the Embassy Suites at 630-969-7500 to make your room reservations and mention the Gulke Group. The deadline to book a room is March 24. 

Our people have decades of experience addressing our client’s most pressing business risks. A full-service consulting firm, Gulke Group provides you with the following services to help you manage your risk.

Morning & Mid-Day Comments

Morning comments cover U.S weather & news, technical analysis, market commentary, world news and Gulke Group trading recommendations. Marketing recommendations include: Corn, Soybean Complex, Wheat, Livestock, Hogs, Rice, and Cotton. Other ag-related commodities include: Natural Gas, Crude Oil, Heating Oil, Gasoline, World Currencies, DJIA, and the Interest Rate Markets. We also include the Gulke Group Position Summary and Speculator’s Table.

Access to Gulke Group Analysts

Clients with questions about marketing recommendations or their own personal farming operation have access to Gulke Group analysts. We welcome calls with questions from our clients.

Jamie: 707-365-0601

Gulke Farm Consulting (Brokerage Arm)

Gulke Group clients have the ability to trade with full service brokers that work closely with Jerry & Jamie. They can help clients understand and stay in line with what the Gulke Group recommendations are. Ask Nate or Jim about any questions regarding Gulke Farm Consulting.

Client Conferences

An additional client benefit is the opportunity to attend periodic commodity outlook conferences. These conferences are usually held in the winter, spring, and summer seasons at places that offset the season: i.e. someplace warm in the winter (Florida, Mexico, California) and somewhere cool the summer (a lake or mountain setting). Announcements regarding conferences are made via e-mail or on the web. Client conferences are usually not open to the general public.

Acreage Surveys

Our survey results help our clients to be prepared for the USDA reports.

Crop Insurance

Gulke Group and Wasemiller Insurance Agency partner together that clients may receive assistance with crop insurance needs from one of the top companies in the business. Important insurance information is posted for client’s benefit. Gulke Group also gives assistance in utilizing options/futures in conjunction with insurance coverage to better manage price risk exposure.

Grain Consulting/Hedging

Helping Agribusiness to Manage Market Risk