About Matt Bennett
Matt, owner of Bennett Consulting, is a Windsor, Illinois, farmer and former grain elevator owner. He is Channel Seed’s grain marketing consultant and holds a Series 3 brokerage license.
He brokers for and manages the Windsor branch of Bates Commodities, Inc., a CFTC registered, and NFA Member introducing broker.
Matt brings the producer perspective to the table, enriched with his extensive grain marketing background. His firm specializes in formulating risk-management strategies for corn and soybean farmers and livestock producers.
Matt’s analysis and commentary on the grain markets appears on various TV and radio stations across the Midwest, including “AgDay”, “U.S. Farm Report” and “Agribusiness Today”.
A graduate of University of Illinois, Matt and his wife Tiffany live on the family’s centennial farm north of Windsor, where they are raising their five children. He owns and operates a 3,000-acre corn and soybean farm with his father while raising 60 head of registered Angus cows.