Matthew Diersen

SDSU Economics Department

Matthew Diersen currently serves as the resident Risk/Business Management Specialist for SDSU Extension. His weekly reports provide growers with up-to-date crop prices and and projections to help producers develop successful commodities marketing platforms.

South Dakota State University
202 Harding Hall (SHH), Box 2220
Brookings, SD 57007

Office: 605.688.4864 Email Photo


  • Helping producers and agribusinesses understand and make the best use of commodity marketing and insurance tools.
  • Ph.D., Agricultural Economics, University of Illinois
  • M.S., Agricultural Economics, North Dakota State University
  • B.A., Economics, University of Minnesota, Morris