1996 Pricing Performance of Market Advisory Services for Corn and Soybeans
AgMas Project Research Report No. 1998-01
40 Pages Posted: 28 Dec 2000
Date Written: January 14, 1998
The purpose of this research report is to present an evaluation of advisory service pricing performance in 1996 for corn and soybeans. Specifically, the average price received by a subscriber to an advisory service is calculated for corn and soybean crops harvested in 1996. The average net advisory price across all 26 corn programs is $2.63 per bushel. The range of net advisory prices for corn is quite large, with a minimum of $2.08 per bushel and a maximum of $3.12 per bushel. The average net advisory price across all 24 soybean programs is $7.27 per bushel. As with corn, the range of net advisory prices for soybeans is substantial, with a minimum of $6.80 per bushel and a maximum of $7.80 per bushel.
JEL Classification: C81, D40, D82, G14, Q11, Q12, Q13, Q14
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