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59862675-Winstead_Cory    Cory Winstead

​        AgriVisor Manager


Cory and his family live in Morton Illinois, a small town in central Illinois better known as the Pumpkin Capital of the world.   He and his wife Beth have three beautiful daughters ages 18, 11 and 7. He has a degree in Finance and has a passion for all markets and what moves them both fundamentally and technically. His current role is Manager of AgriVisor, LLC a risk management firm owned by GROWMARK Inc and the Illinois Farm Bureau.

Cory has been in the Agriculture Industry since 2001. Growing up he visited his Grandparents family farm and spent many summers there. His uncles now run the family farm but Cory could not stay away from the Agriculture industry. He took a 4 year break to start his own Financial Advisory office with Edward Jones; quickly realizing Agriculture is where he wanted to be. In 2009 Cory started with AgriVisor as a Risk Management Specialist where he worked with farmers providing them with Risk Management solutions. Armed with his series 3, series 7 and crop insurance license, he assisted in developing and trading derivative grain products. These products were designed and used to help farmers with protecting their grain prices, and in many cases adding premium to cash grain sales. He has also assisted Crop Insurance companies strategize on how to further protect what Federal Crop insurance does not cover. Cory spends many weeks a year traveling across the corn belt presenting on Risk Management strategies and providing Grain Market Outlooks. His travels have taken him across Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Ohio and as far south as Alabama. Cory also co-hosts a podcast called AgFanatics where they discuss grain markets and other Ag related topics twice a week.

In his spare time he enjoys sharing a Root Beer with his girls and coaching girls travel and Jr High Softball.

most recent Durchholz_Dale     Dale Durchholz

​         Senior Market Analyst


Dale Durchholz, Senior Market Analyst for AgriVisor, began his career with AgriVisor in 1986 and has done research/analysis of all the agricultural markets during his career.

 His primary responsibility is  the analysis of grain markets, along with development of related marketing strategies.  Livestock market analysis is a secondary activity.  Other responsibilities include the analysis of other markets and economic developments that effect agriculture and AgriVisor clientele.  His analytical style includes both fundamental and technical perspectives.

 He has 40  years experience as an analyst in the commodity industry. Prior to joining Agrivisor nearly 30 years ago, Dale headed the research departments of two Chicago brokerage houses.  Earlier, he had been a grain analyst for another producer market consulting firm.

 Dale was raised on a Logan County Illinois farm.  He holds a bachelor's and a  master's degree from the University of Illinois.

 Dale and his family reside in rural Bloomington, Illinois.


Camp_Joe 14 cropped     ​Joe Camp

​         ​Risk Management Specialist


Joe Camp is the Risk Management Specialist at AgriVisor, LLC located in Bloomington, IL.  He is a native of Paxton, IL. 

Joe earned a Master’s Degree in economics after a completing a fellowship at Eastern Illinois University. 

In his role at AgriVisor, Joe offers grain marketing advice to producers in the Midwest and provides hedge recommendations and order execution as a Series 3 licensed broker.  Joe is an analyst specializing in the grains and knowledgeable on matters influencing the other various financial markets.  He is a published market commentator and regular contributor to the Illinois Farm Bureau’s FarmWeek newspaper.  Other articles have been featured in the Iowa Spokesman newspaper, Dairy Herd Management, Wisconsin Rural Route, and GROWMARK’s SOURCE magazine.  Joe can be herd regularly on the RFD Radio Network, with market updates broadcasted by more than 75 Illinois radio affiliates.  He is also a co-host of AgriVisor’s weekly AgFanatics podcast.