Grain Market Outlook Webinar Recap

This week, we hosted an exciting two part webinar discussing the current outlook of the volatile grain market, the current impact of COVID-19, the latest tools from cmdty, and much more. If you missed it, check out our latest blog post for a recap.

Understanding Basis In Relation to Grain Prices

Basis is a concept used throughout financial and commodity markets. Most simply, it represents the spread between two related instruments and is most commonly used to express the relationship of cash and futures products.

In our recent blog post we discuss the variables impacting commodity basis and how it relates to grain prices. Check out the blog here.

Powerful Interactive Charts for Traders and Investors

We are excited to announce the release of our new and interactive charts for traders and investors through our public financial data platform, Built entirely from the ground up,’s new interactive charting provides desktop and mobile users with access to fast, interactive charts designed to be easy-to-use yet powerful for the most serious of users. Read the press release here to learn more.

Impact of Ethanol Production on the Ag Industry

Ethanol, a renewable fuel typically produced from Corn, has historically been highlighted as a key enabler of meeting global renewable energy goals. In recent years however the appeal of this biofuel has waned as alternatives have come to market. Check out our recent blog post to learn about the impact of ethanol production on the agriculture industry.

Stay Connected to Your Producers with Grain Elevator Mobile Apps

We saw the need for a private community between grain buyers and producers and we delivered with the release of Marketplace. Check out our latest blog post to to see how you can stay connected to your producers through elevator-branded Marketplace mobile apps.

Using Growing Degree Days to Forecast Production

Growing Degree Days (GDD), also called growing degree units (GDUs), is a commonly-used measure of heat accumulation used by agronomists and producers to make predictions for crop development rates.

In our recent blog post we cover how you can use growing degree days to forecast production as well as discuss alternative methods.

Check out our blog post to learn more.

Making Grain Marketing Easier for Everyone

We understand the difficulties that can come with marketing your grain and how frustrating it can be to feel out of the loop with the markets. That's why we've introduced Marketplace by cmdty: because we want to make grain marketing easier. Check out our blog post today!

Calculating Farm Breakeven Price

It can be difficult knowing how to price your crops and what factors play into your breakeven point. In our newest blog post, we outline some of the key components of what makes up production costs so you can feel confident in establishing what your breakeven price point will look like this season.

Marketplace Now Available

We are very excited to announce the release of Marketplace, as part of the cmdty by Barchart product line. Manage offers, chat with producers, and grow your business faster than you thought possible with elevator-branded mobile apps that interact with your desktop.

Check out our latest press release to learn more.

New Yield Estimates Report, Tools for Ag Media, and More!

From our new Yield Estimates Report, to our tools for Ag Media, we’ve had quite the month here at Barchart. Check out our recent blog post to see what we've been up to this past month.