Farmers Trading Company (FTC) is a full-service commodity brokerage firm. The company was established in 1983 to help farmers be more effective at marketing their products. FTC works with clients in all avenues of the futures industry, from traders in the energy and soft markets, to agricultural producers, to individuals who want a broker-assisted discretionary account.
Education and integrity are the benchmarks that have guided our business for over twenty five years.
Risk Management for Producers
Farming is an industry dependent on factors beyond the producer's control, such as weather, disease, politics, supply and demand. Managing your risk is becoming essential in agri-business.
Farmers Trading Company will help you use the futures and options market to provide forward pricing opportunities to manage market risk. Even if you choose not to use the futures market, you benefit by understanding how it works - you will be more effective at marketing your hard-earned yields.
Risk management allows you to take advantage of prices that are profitable, and not have the worry of delivery obligations.
For more information, call us at 1-605-996-6500.
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