Grain

Contracting Opportunities Offered Garber Coop Through CoMark Equity Alliance

  • Purchase Contract – Regular forward contract that states the commodity, price, location, and timeframe for delivery
  • Hedge To Arrive Contract (HTA) – Allows for lock in of favorable futures price with the ability to wait for more favorable basis values at a future date.  Can lock in favorable futures prices for future years that don’t have basis established yet. 
  • Basis Contract – Allows for lock in of favorable basis levels with the ability to wait for more favorable futures values in the future.
  • Minimum Price Contract – Allows for the lock in of a worst case scenario with ability to “re-price” bushels at a later date if futures increase.  Think of it as price insurance.  The cost of the minimum price structure is based on the cost of the premium plus fee.
  • Defer Pay Contract – Gives you a premium for your grain to wait for payment.  Good for pricing bushels at profitable levels and deferring payment to a different time period.
  • Delay Price Contract – A contract that gives CEA ownership of grain so CEA can move it when the market wants it most or when CEA doesn’t have grain ownership and need to move the grain for space reasons.
  • 2019 Fall Crops JSA Select Pricing--Customers who enroll bushels in JSA Select Pricing will have their futures only price established by the expert traders at John Stewart & Associates.  The professionals at JSA will draw on their extensive experience in the grain industry to make pricing decisions between February 1st, 2019 & August 30th, 2019.  Customers wishing to participate in the 2019 fall crops JSA Select Pricing must enroll bushels by the close of business on Thursday, January 31st, 2019.
  • 2019 Wheat Market Average Contract--Customers who enroll bushels in the CEA MAC will have the opportunity to take advantage of automatic pricing by getting the average futures only price from February 4th, 2019 through March 29th, 2019.  The MAC pricing window will provide the opportunity to capture the historic seasonal price premiums with automatic execution.  Customers wishing to participate in the 2019 wheat MAC must enroll bushels by the close of business on Friday, February 1st, 2019.